The JBJS Quiz of the Month is a collection of 10 relevant questions from each orthopaedic subspecialty. The questions are drawn from JBJS Clinical Classroom, which houses over 4,500 questions and 3,100 learning resources. Take the Quiz to see how you score against your peers!

NOTE: This quiz does not earn users CME credits. The questions must be answered within Clinical Classroom to earn CME credits.

Which of the following patients is best treated with total elbow arthroplasty?

  • A 51-year-old male patient who works as an electrician and has an isolated capitellum fracture
  • A 45-year-old female patient who works as an accountant and has an intra-articular distal humerus fracture
  • A 30-year-old male patient who works as a manual laborer and has an extra-articular distal humerus fracture
  • A 91-year-old retired female patient with a comminuted distal humerus fracture