Arthroplasty - Elbow1.What is total elbow replacement?
Ans: It is the replacement of the distal end of humerus (arm bone) and proximal ulna (fore arm bone) with metal and poly implants.2. Who require elbow replacement?
Ans: Any elderly patient whose elbow is painful and restricted movements at the elbow esp due to rheumatoid arthritis can undergo elbow replacement.3. What are goals achieved with elbow replacement?
Ans: Patients will have painless elbow movements and will have movements enough to lead their daily activities.