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ALLMedicine™ Rotator Cuff Injuries Center

Research & Reviews  53 results

Transmural supraspinatus tendon tear caused by suture anchor tip 19-month postacromiocl...
BMJ Case Reports; Waltenspül M, Wieser K et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Rotator cuff injuries present rarely in paediatric patients due to the tendon strength at this age. There are reports of ruptures caused by either irritation of the lateral clavicle or acromioclavicular (AC) joint in fractures or after usage of ho...

Mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes: therapeutic implications for rotator cuff injury.
Regenerative Medicine; He J, Ping S et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Rotator cuff injuries are a common clinical condition of the shoulder joint. Surgery that involves reattaching the torn tendon to its humeral head bony attachment has a somewhat lower success rate. The scar tissue formed during healing of the rota...

The Evolving Roles of MRI and Ultrasound in First-Line Imaging of Rotator Cuff Injuries.
AJR. American Journal of Roentgenology; Zoga AC, Kamel SI et. al.

Jun 24th, 2021 - Rotator cuff tears are the most likely source of shoulder pain in adults and may cause protracted disability. Management of rotator cuff tears is associated with considerable costs. Accurate diagnosis can guide surgical planning and help achieve a...

Outcomes of and factors influencing the arthroscopic treatment of rotator cuff injury w...
Medicine Zhang M, Chen D et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - To compare the postoperative effects of arthroscopy for rotator cuff injury with patients in the lateral-lying position (LLP) and beach chair position (BCP), and to identify factors influencing these effects.Data from patients with rotator cuff in...

Cervical erector spinae plane block as a perioperative analgesia method for shoulder ar...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00540-021-02907-x 10.1213/00000539-199203000-00006 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004133 10.1097/AAP.0b013e318228d54e 10.1007/s12630-019-01421-9 10.1186/1746-1340-15-4 10.1007/s00540-020-02770-2 10.1007/s40140-019-00333-0 10.1007/s12630-017-1010-1 10.1007/s12630-019-01442-4 10.4097/kjae.2010.58.1.38
Journal of Anesthesia; Ma D, Wang R et. al.

Mar 10th, 2021 - Shoulder arthroscopy, a common intervention for severe rotator cuff injuries, is associated with severe postoperative pain. Upon performing cervical erector spinae plane (ESP) blocks at the C7 TP (tip or posterior tip) or the posterior tip of the ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Practice guidelines for prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in obstetric sonography.
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Rousseau T, Mottet N et. al.

Dec 28th, 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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News  6 results

Researchers Identify Genetic Factor Involved in Tendon-Injury Risk Among Young Athletes

Jun 1st, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Genetic factors may predispose some young athletes to rotator cuff tendinopathy, according to a new research from Spain. The prevalence of rotator cuff tendinopathy increases with age, but many young athletes are also a...

Surgery for shoulder pain? Think twice
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

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.

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup from Johns Hopkins

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

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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