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Surgical repair of chronic rotator cuff tears. A prospective long-term study

Published inJournal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, vol. 83-A, no. 1, p. 71-77
Publication date2001
Abstract

Rotator cuff disease or injury is one of the most frequently seen orthopaedic conditions, and surgical repair of rotator cuff tears is a common procedure. A prospective analysis of the operation, with consistent assessment of patient characteristics, variables associated with the rotator cuff tear and repair techniques, and outcome factors, was performed.

Keywords
  • Acromion/surgery
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Chronic Disease
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Orthopedic Procedures
  • Prospective Studies
  • Range of Motion, Articular
  • Reoperation
  • Rotator Cuff/injuries
  • Shoulder Joint/physiopathology
Citation (ISO format)
COFIELD, R H et al. Surgical repair of chronic rotator cuff tears. A prospective long-term study. In: Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 2001, vol. 83-A, n° 1, p. 71–77.
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