Problems of elbow joint can be divided as acute and chronic problems .
most common acute problems are because of trauma like fracture of one or more bones ,intra-articular fracture, dislocation
of joint ,ligament injuries. these problems require immediate and accurate treatment for good outcome. delay or mismanagement can lead to stiff elbow .
chronic problems like Tennis elbow, golfers elbow , cubital tunnel syndrome, radial tunnel syndrome ,tendinopathies require proper investigation
and non operative or operative treatment and rehabilitation.