The Impact of Response Shift on Perceived Disability Two Years Following Rotator Cuff Surgery
- Will Preoperative Atrophy and Fatty Degeneration of the Shoulder Muscles Improve after Rotator Cuff Repair in Patients with Massive Rotator Cuff Tears? Yamaguchi, Hiroshi; Suenaga, Naoki; Oizumi, Naomi; Hosokawa, Yoshihiro; Kanaya, Fuminori // Advances in Orthopedics;2012, p1
Recently, retear rate after repair for massive cuff tear have been improved through devised suture techniques. However, reported retear rate is relevant to preoperative atrophy and fatty degeneration. The purpose of this study was to investigate whether preoperative atrophy and fatty...
- Multimodal approach to postoperative pain control in patients undergoing rotator cuff repair. Cho, Chul-Hyun; Song, Kwang-Soon; Min, Byung-Woo; Lee, Kyung-Jae; Ha, Eunyoung; Lee, Yong-Chul; Lee, Young-Kuk // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Oct2011, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p1744
Purpose: This prospective study was undertaken to compare the effectiveness and safety of a multimodal pain control protocol with those of intravenous patient-controlled analgesia in rotator cuff repair. Methods: Seventy patients scheduled for rotator cuff repair were randomized to either a...
- Clinical and radiographic factors influencing the results of revision rotator cuff repair. Hartzler, Robert U.; Sperling, John W.; Schleck, Cathy D.; Cofield, Robert H. // International Journal of Shoulder Surgery;Apr-Jun2013, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p41
Purpose: Historically, results of open revision of rotator cuff repair have been mixed and often poor. We reviewed the outcomes of revision rotator cuff repair with a detailed analysis of clinical and radiographic risk factors in order to improve patient selection for this type of surgery....
- Subacromial patient-controlled analgesia with ropivacaine provides effective pain control after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. Yun, Mi; Oh, Joo; Yoon, Jong; Park, Sang; Hwang, Jung; Kil, Ho // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Oct2012, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p1967
Purpose: To investigate the postoperative analgesic effect of subacromial patient-controlled analgesia (SA-PCA) with ropivacaine in comparison with intravenous patient-controlled analgesia (IV-PCA) after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. Methods: Sixty patients were prospectively randomized into...
- Efficacy of Subacromial Ropivacaine Infusion for Rotator Cuff Surgery: A Randomized Trial. Coghlan, Jennifer A.; Forbes, Andrew; McKenzie, Dean; Bell, Simon N.; Buchbinder, Rachelle // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 7, p1558
Background: Local anesthetic administered directly to the operative site by slow infusion has become a popular supplementary pain management strategy following rotator cuff surgery, but it is expensive and there is little conclusive evidence that it provides additional benefits. The purpose of...
- Does continuous passive motion help? Rubin, Aaron // Physician & Sportsmedicine;Sep96, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p16o
Advises readers on using continuous passive motion (CPM) in patients with rotator cuff repair, as published in `Early results of continuous passive motion after rotator cuff repair: A prospective, randomized, blinded, controlled study,' by M.G. Raab, D. Rzeszutko et al.
- Surgery for the rotator cuff. R.M.D. // Cortlandt Forum;9/25/96, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p115
Offers advice on how to determine if surgery is needed in case of a rotator cuff injury. Clinical examinations of the shoulder.
- Don't Push Through the Pain of a Sore Shoulder. // Cleveland Clinic Men's Health Advisor;Nov2015, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p4
The article discusses the causes and nonoperative and surgical treatments of shoulder pain. Comments from shoulder surgeon Eric Ricchetti on rotator cuff disease as the most common cause of shoulder pain are included. Other causes of shoulder pain includes bursitis and rotator cuff damage....
- Reply to the Letter to the Editor: Advantages of Arthroscopic Transosseous Suture Repair of the Rotator Cuff without the Use of Anchors. Kuroda, Shigehito; Ishige, Noriyuki; Mikasa, Motohiko // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Mar2014, Vol. 472 Issue 3, p1044
A response from the author of the article "Advantages of Arthroscopic Transosseous Suture Repair of the Rotator Cuff Without the Use of Anchors" that was published in the previous issue is presented.