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ALLMedicine™ Rotator Cuff Pathology Center

Research & Reviews  136 results

Does improved external rotation following reverse shoulder arthroplasty impact clinical...
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Haidamous G, Cabarcas B et. al.

Aug 6th, 2022 - The purpose of this study was to (1) evaluate whether improved external rotation (ER) in patients with preoperative ER < 0° impacts their clinical outcomes following reverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) for rotator cuff (RC) pathology, and (2) desc...

Can Subcoracoid Effusion be a More Specific Finding for Subscapularis Tear Among Rotato...
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery; Sarıkaya B, Bahadır B et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a well-known, non-invasive diagnostic method for rotator cuff tendon pathologies that are not very sensitive for subscapularis tendon tears. Subcoracoid effusion (SE) is an easily recognizable radiological sign ...

In vivo evaluation of rotator cuff internal impingement during scapular plane abduction...
Journal of Orthopaedic Research : Official Publication Of... Lawrence R, Soliman SB et. al.

Jul 27th, 2022 - Internal impingement - or entrapment of the undersurface of the rotator cuff tendon against the glenoid during overhead activities - is believed to contribute to articular-sided tears. However, little is known about internal impingement outside at...

Black Race, Hispanic Ethnicity, and Medicaid Insurance are Associated with Lower Rates ...
Arthroscopy : the Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surge... Hwang A, Zhang L et. al.

Jul 12th, 2022 - The purpose of this study was to determine the use of operative rotator cuff repair for rotator cuff pathology in New York State and analyze the racial, ethnic, and income-based disparities in receiving rotator cuff repair. A retrospective review ...

Rotator Cuff Pathology

Jun 16th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Rupture of the rotator cuff tendon was first described by Smith in 1834. Subsequently, degenerative changes of the rotator cuff have been better characterized by Duplay (1872), Von Meyer (1924), Codman (1934), and Neer (1972).[...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  12 results

Features to Predict Success With Nonoperative Treatment of Patients With Rotator Cuff Tears

Feb 9th, 2022 - Rotator cuff tears are found in up to 40% of people over the age of 50 with the prevalence increasing with age. While most people remain asymptomatic, it is unknown why some develop symptoms. In symptomatic patients, surgical repair of a torn rota...

Surgeon Ergonomics in Robotic-assisted Laparoscopic Vs Standard Laparoscopic Surgery

Nov 2nd, 2021 - The number of surgical procedures being performed using minimal access techniques is on the rise because of improved recovery times for patients. Thus, surgeons are performing an increasing number of endoscopic/laparoscopic procedures and are oper...

The Clinical and Biological Effect of ESWT With Combined PRP Therapy on Rotator Cuff Lesions

Sep 2nd, 2021 - Overall Design [Prospective randomized double-blind study for the clinical effect of combined ESWT and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) or PRP or ESWT alone or sham treatment on patients with shoulder rotator cuff lesions and without complete tear.] The...

BFR Therapy in Patients With Rotator Cuff Tears

Aug 26th, 2021 - Patients who are seen in clinic for rotator cuff pathology will undergo treatment for their rotator cuff based on a shared-decision making process with the orthopedic surgeon, irrespective of this study. Once a treatment plan is in place, the pati...

Vitamin D3 Supplementation for Vitamin D Deficiency in Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery

Aug 17th, 2021 - Rotator cuff pathology is the most common cause of shoulder disability and is increasingly more prevalent in the aging population. Incidence increases in a direct relationship to age. It is reported that over the age of 60, 28% of patients had ful...

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News  7 results

'This has to change': Surgeon pain, disability on the rise
Kari Oakes

Feb 5th, 2018 - The evidence has been accumulating for decades: Practicing surgery can exact a toll on surgeons’ physical well-being in ways that can shorten careers and contribute to professional dissatisfaction. “Ergonomists have described the surgeon’s work en.

In Throwers With Posterior Instability, Rotator Cuff Tears Are Common but Do Not Affect Surgical Outcomes
Justin W. Arner, MD, Michael P. McClincy, MD et. al.

Jan 30th, 2018 - ABSTRACT In a previous study, compared with throwing athletes with superior labral anterior posterior (SLAP) tears, those with concomitant SLAP tears and rotator cuff tears (RCTs) had significantly poorer outcome scores and return to play. Posteri.

Effects of Platelet-Rich Plasma and Indomethacin on Biomechanics of Rotator Cuff Repair
Molly C. Meadows, MD, David M. Levy, MD et. al.

Nov 1st, 2017 - Take-Home Points The optimal centrifugation protocol for production of rat PRP is 1300 rpm for 5 minutes. PRP administration in RCR improves tendon biomechanics in a rat model.

Instability After Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Which Patients Dislocate?

Nov 18th, 2016 - Discussion With more RTSAs being performed, evaluation of their common complications becomes increasingly important. 18 We found a 3.

Disability and Satisfaction after Rotator Cuff Decompression or Repair

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background: Rotator-cuff pathology is the most common cause of pain and disability in the shoulder. Examining the combined effect of biological and societal factors on disability would potentially identify existi...

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