2 cases of female patients who suffered FOOSH type injuries involving the elbow. One (#06)caught her high heels on the carpet- walking.
No prior trauma, surgeries, carcinoma or corticosteroid regimen reported by either patient.
Coyle view (axial mediolateral ) view. Have patient sit a the edge of a table in a typical lateral view of the elbow. The hand is in pronation. The CR should enter the elbow joint at a 45 degree towards the humerus. (4)
The Coyly view enhances the vertical radiolucency of the non-displaced radial neck fracture and removes the superimposition of the radial head from the capitellum.