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Vol:59 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
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ACE Report #13563
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Arthroscopic Bankart Repair Reduces Instability in First Time Dislocators Aged 18-25

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OrthoEvidence. Arthroscopic Bankart Repair Reduces Instability in First Time Dislocators Aged 18-25. ACE Report. 2021;59(1):1. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Arthroscopic Bankart Repair Versus Immobilization for First Episode of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation Before the Age of 25: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Am J Sports Med. 2021 Apr;49(5): 1166-1174.

Contributing Authors:
C Pougès A Hardy T Vervoort T Amouyel P Duriez C Lalanne C Szymanski V Deken C Chantelot P Upex C Maynou

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Forty patients aged age 18 to 25 years old with a first episode of anterior shoulder dislocation were randomized to receive arthroscopic Bankart repair (n=20) or nonoperative management (n=20). The primary outcome of interest was recurrence of instability at two year follow-up. Secondary outcomes of interest included range of motion, return to sport, Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand (DA...

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