Loading...
Visit our Evidence-Based Covid-19 Website and Stay Up to Date with the latest Research.
Volume:1 Issue:8 Number:146 ISSN#:2563-5476
Meta-analysis
ACE Report #718
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Shoulder instability: High failure rates observed with arthroscopic transglenoid sutures


Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Is arthroscopic surgery for stabilisation of chronic shoulder instability as effective as open surgery? A systematic review and meta-analysis of 62 studies including 3044 arthroscopic operations

J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2007 Sep;89(9):1188-96

Contributing Authors: J Hobby D Griffin M Dunbar P Boileau

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here

Synopsis

This meta-analysis and systematic review identified 62 studies that compared various arthroscopic stabilization techniques, In addition to comparing the failure rates of arthroscopic and open methods. The results from this analysis indicate that a higher failure rate is seen with the use of staples or arthroscopic transglenoid suture techniques than open techniques or arthroscopic stabilization wi...

To view the full report, start your 30-day free trial today

No credit card required

JOIN Forgot Password?

Not sure if you want to join OrthoEvidence?

Access this report without an Account.

Success, an email containing a link to access this report has been sent to your inbox.

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.

LEARN MORE

Please Login or Join to leave comments.