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Shoulder Activity Level & Progression Of Degenerative Cuff Disease

Shoulder Activity Level & Progression Of Degenerative Cuff Disease

This study prospectively examined the relationship of direct and indirect measures of shoulder activity with the risks of tear progression and pain development in subjects with an asymptomatic degenerative rotator cuff tear. To access the article, download the PDF’s:...

Degenerative Rotator Cuff Disorders & Shoulder Pain

Degenerative Rotator Cuff Disorders & Shoulder Pain

Are degenerative rotator cuff disorders a cause of shoulder pain? Comparison of prevelence of degenerative rotator cuff disease to prevalence of non traumatic shoulder pain through three systematic and critical reviews. To access the article, download the PDF’s:...

Calcific Tendinitis

Calcific Tendinitis

A calcium deposit accumulates in one of the tendons of the shoulder. The cause is unknown and not related to injury, diet or osteoporosis. The most common patients are female between 40-50 years of age, but other age groups and males can also be affected. The calcium...

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty in Patients With OS Acromiale

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty in Patients With OS Acromiale

OS Acromiale has been reported in up to 15% of the general population. Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RTSA) increases deltoid tension, which could potentially lead to excessive stress on a pre-existing os acromiale. The purpose of this study was to determine the...

Doctor Shoulder Digital Magazine – Edition 4

Doctor Shoulder Digital Magazine – Edition 4

The seasons are changing and with it comes the cold. But that is not all it brings. Time to look to nature in the context of the human body and medicine. Enjoy this edition of our digital magazine.  To reiterate what we have said before, we remain thankful for...

Shoulder Surgery & Rehab

Shoulder Surgery & Rehab

The goals of rehab after shoulder surgery typically include improving shoulder range of motion and strength, decreasing pain, and improving overall functional use of your upper extremity. Progression of exercises should be supervised by your Physio therapist....

Hill-Sachs Lesion Classification Under Arthroscopic Findings

Hill-Sachs Lesion Classification Under Arthroscopic Findings

The Hill-Sachs lesion (HSL) plays a role in recurrent glenohumeral joint instability. The purpose of this study were to report the HSL form characteristics and to determine whether they are correlated with number of prior subluxations and dislocations. Download the...

Doctor Shoulder Digital Magazine – Edition 3

Doctor Shoulder Digital Magazine – Edition 3

How the year is flying by. We are in the last month of the first quarter, and with it the next edition of our digital magazine. We continue to be amazed by the interest in our digital magazine and are pleased that we are adding value. Thank you to each of you in...

Generic Shoulder Targeting Guides

Generic Shoulder Targeting Guides

Generic targeting guides place revision glenoid components in more anatomic version than traditional techniques. Download the PDF