Triceps Repair Outcomes

Principal Investigator: RobertTashjian
Keywords: Tricep Tendon Repair , Long-Term Outcomes , Distal Tricep Repair , Distal Tricep Rupture Department: Orthopedic Surgery
IRB Number: 00067295 Co Investigator: ChristopherHanrahan
Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub Specialties: Adult Reconstruction, Shoulder and Elbow,

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Brief Summary

The objective of this study is to evaluate the long-term clinical outcomes for participants who received a distal triceps repair for treatment of distal triceps rupture.

We will utilize prospective contact of patients who underwent distal triceps repair at the University of Utah to return to the clinic for physical evaluation or via Redcap for remote follow-up. This data will be sent to the lead site, Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University, for data analysis for multi center use.

Inclusion Criteria

Any patient who underwent a distal triceps repair by any surgeon in the department of orthopaedics 2000 to present and has reached a minimum of 2 year post-operative time.


Exclusion Criteria

Any patient who had a revision, required a graft or underwent a partial repair.