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ALLMedicine™ Rotator Cuff Injuries Center

Research & Reviews  123 results

The normative Western Ontario Rotator Cuff Index values for age and sex.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2020.09.026
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Massier JRA, Wolterbeek N et. al.

Jan 15th, 2021 - The Western Ontario Rotator Cuff Index (WORC) is a widely used disease-specific outcome tool developed for patients with rotator cuff injuries. The determination of age- and sex-adjusted normative WORC values enables us to determine whether a proc...

Clinical outcomes and cost-utility of rotator cuff repair surgery by open and arthrosco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7772301
BMJ Open; Pierami R, Antonioli E et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - Rotator cuff injuries account for up to 70% of pain in the shoulder. However, there remains no consensus on the best surgical treatment for patients with rotator cuff injuries, in terms of the cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of open and arthro...

Case Studies AAOS Clinical Practice Guideline: Management of Rotator Cuff Injuries.
https://doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-20-00450
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Weber S, Chahal J

Nov 6th, 2020 - Shoulder disease is a major cause of musculoskeletal disability in the United States. Chronic shoulder pain has been estimated to affect approximately 8% of all American adults, second only to chronic knee pain in our society's burden of musculosk...

Definition of the terms "acute" and "traumatic" in rotator cuff injuries: a systematic ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7815591
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery; Pogorzelski J, Erber B et. al.

Nov 1st, 2020 - Although of high relevance for clinical decision making, there exists no consensus throughout the literature of the terms "acute" and "traumatic" used in the classification of rotator cuff tears. With differing definitions, the comparability of ou...

Shoulder Conditions: Rotator Cuff Injuries and Bursitis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/32315143
FP Essentials; VanBaak K, Aerni G

Apr 21st, 2020 - Subacromial impingement/pain syndrome is a common cause of shoulder pain that encompasses a spectrum of pathology of the subacromial bursa and rotator cuff tendons. Pathology of the rotator cuff tendons can range from inflammation to fibrotic chan...

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Guidelines  1 results

Practice guidelines for prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in obstetric sonography.
https://doi.org/10.7863/jum.2013.32.1.157
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Rousseau T, Mottet N et. al.

Dec 27th, 2012 - Ergonomics and prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in obstetric sonography is a subject seldom discussed. However, 80% of sonographers describe pain when performing these examinations. The consequences of these disorders can range from impaire...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  147 results

The normative Western Ontario Rotator Cuff Index values for age and sex.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2020.09.026
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Massier JRA, Wolterbeek N et. al.

Jan 15th, 2021 - The Western Ontario Rotator Cuff Index (WORC) is a widely used disease-specific outcome tool developed for patients with rotator cuff injuries. The determination of age- and sex-adjusted normative WORC values enables us to determine whether a proc...

Clinical outcomes and cost-utility of rotator cuff repair surgery by open and arthrosco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7772301
BMJ Open; Pierami R, Antonioli E et. al.

Dec 29th, 2020 - Rotator cuff injuries account for up to 70% of pain in the shoulder. However, there remains no consensus on the best surgical treatment for patients with rotator cuff injuries, in terms of the cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of open and arthro...

Case Studies AAOS Clinical Practice Guideline: Management of Rotator Cuff Injuries.
https://doi.org/10.5435/JAAOS-D-20-00450
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Weber S, Chahal J

Nov 6th, 2020 - Shoulder disease is a major cause of musculoskeletal disability in the United States. Chronic shoulder pain has been estimated to affect approximately 8% of all American adults, second only to chronic knee pain in our society's burden of musculosk...

Definition of the terms "acute" and "traumatic" in rotator cuff injuries: a systematic ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7815591
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery; Pogorzelski J, Erber B et. al.

Nov 1st, 2020 - Although of high relevance for clinical decision making, there exists no consensus throughout the literature of the terms "acute" and "traumatic" used in the classification of rotator cuff tears. With differing definitions, the comparability of ou...

Rotator cuff injury - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20350225

Apr 29th, 2020 - Overview Types of rotator cuff injuries Open pop-up dialog box Close Types of rotator cuff injuries Types of rotator cuff injuries Rotator cuff injuries can range in severity from simple inflammation to complete tendon tears. The rotator cuff is a...

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News  7 results

Surgery for shoulder pain? Think twice
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/218365/pain/surgery-shoulder-pain-think-twice?channel=52
MDedge Family Medicine; John Hickner, MD, MSc

Mar 4th, 2020 - Shoulder pain is a very common presenting complaint in family physicians’ offices. Typically, a patient will have had minor trauma, such as a fall, or overuse from work or a recreational activity.

Arthroscopic Management of Full-Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears in Major League Baseball Pitchers: The Lateralized Footprint Repair Technique
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/106565/shoulder-elbow/arthroscopic-management-full-thickness-rotator-cuff-tears/page/0/3?channel=264

Feb 17th, 2016 - Conclusion Surgical management of rotator cuff injuries in professional baseball players remains an extremely difficult problem. Current studies of full-thickness RCTs highlight these athletes’ poor functional outcomes.

Clinical Notes: Guideline on Rotator Cuff Repair
https://www.medpagetoday.com/orthopedics/orthopedics/41940

Sep 29th, 2013 - Orthopedic surgeons backed major surgery for rotator cuff repairs only in patients not responding to conservative treatments. Also this week: more patients can have the Sapien heart valve, the FDA said. AAOS Issues Recommendations for Rotator Cuff...

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup from Johns Hopkins
https://www.medpagetoday.com/orthopedics/orthopedics/41426

Sep 6th, 2013 - PodMed is a weekly podcast from Johns Hopkins Medicine. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Rick Lange, MD, professor of medicine at Johns Hopkins and vice chairman of medicine at the University of...

Management of Rotator Cuff Injuries
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925790_3

Etiology Rotator cuff tears have two main causes: injury and degeneration. Acute tears are usually due to injury. This type of tear can occur in isolation or with other shoulder injuries, such as a broken collarbone or dislocated shoulder. Degener...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →