Elbow radiograph (summary approach)

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.
This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists

Elbow radiographs are common plain films that are obtained frequently in the emergency department.

Summary approach

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rID: 28509
Section: Approach
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Elbow radiographs (an approach)

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