Concomitant Arthroscopic SLAP and Rotator Cuff Repair
- S&N launches the Healicoil Regenesorb Suture Anchor. FORD, OMAR // Medical Device Daily;11/8/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 217, p1
The article discusses the launch of Smith & Nephew's (S&N) Healicoil Regenesorb Suture Anchor, a technology to help treat injuries caused by the wear and tear of rotator cuffs, while also enhancing bone formation.
- Primary arthroscopic rotator cuff repair reversed preoperative pseudoparalysis. Buddle, Renee Blisard // Orthopedics Today;Jun2012, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p20
The article reports that primary arthroscopic rotator cuff repair for massive tears reversed pseudoparalysis.
- Development of Fatty Atrophy After Neurologic and Rotator Cuff Injuries in an Animal Model of Rotator Cuff Pathology. Rowshan, Kasra; Hadley, Scott; Pham, Khoa; Caiozzo, Vince; Lee, Thay Q.; Gupta, Ranjan // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;10/6/2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 13, p2270
Background: Detachment of a tendon from its osseous insertion, as can be the case with severe rotator cuff injuries, leads to atrophy of and increased fat in the corresponding muscle. We sought to validate a rotator cuff injury model in the rabbit and to test the hypothesis that tenotomy of a...
- State of the art in rotator cuff repair. Randelli, Pietro; Bak, Klaus; Milano, Giuseppe // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Feb2015, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p341
An introduction is presented in which the editors discusses articles within the issue on topics including rotator cuff repair, muscle atrophy, and subacromial decompression in patients with subacromial impingement syndrome.
- Development of an Arthroscopic Joint Capsule Injury Model in the Canine Shoulder. Kovacevic, David; Baker, Andrew R.; Staugaitis, Susan M.; Kim, Myung-Sun; Ricchetti, Eric T.; Derwin, Kathleen A. // PLoS ONE;1/25/2016, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1
Background: The natural history of rotator cuff tears can be unfavorable as patients develop fatty infiltration and muscle atrophy that is often associated with a loss of muscle strength and shoulder function. To facilitate study of possible biologic mechanisms involved in early degenerative...
- Arthroscopic technique may restore function for irreparable rotator cuffs. // Orthopedics Today;Aug2011, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p1
The article reports on the discovery of an enhanced function and restored stability in patients with irreparable rotator cuff tears treated with a superior capsule reconstruction technique by Doctor of Medicine (MD), Teruhisa Mihata, and colleagues.
- Acromioplasty has no effect on function, quality of life for patients undergoing arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. Weber, Stephen C. // Orthopedics Today;Dec2011, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p28
The article discusses research on the impact of acromioplasty on the function and quality of life of patients undergoing arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, by P. MacDonald and colleagues, published in the "Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery."
- Aquatic physiotherapy and shoulder rehabilitation for rotator cuff injuries. Wagner, Deborah // Aqualines: The Journal of the Hydrotherapy Association of Charte;2012, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p6
Purpose: To perform a search of literature to identify evidence that exists to support the effective use of aquatic physiotherapy as a treatment technique for rotator cuff injuries. Background: One of the most common causes of pain and disability in the shoulder is the rotator cuff. The rotator...
- Thoracic posture, shoulder muscle activation patterns and isokinetic strength of semi-professional rugby union players. Bolton, G.; Moss, S. J.; Sparks, M.; Venter, P. C. // South African Journal of Sports Medicine;2013, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p12
Background. Shoulder injuries are the most severe injuries in rugby union players, accounting for almost 20% of injuries related to the sport and resulting in lost playing hours. Objective. To profile the thoracic posture, scapular muscle activation patterns and rotator cuff muscle isokinetic...