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Open Rotator Cuff Repair OrthoFracs

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Location: http://www.orthofracs.com/Operations/Adult_regional/Shoulder/openrotatorcuffrepair.html

Description: Aims
Decompress the subacromial space to allow free passage of tendons
repair tendon back to it’s anatomical position .
  +/- excision outer clavicle.
  Biceps tenodesis
  AC joint
Chosen over arthroscopic technique for technical ease and better repair.
Other options. – arthroscopic SAD + mini open repair

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Institution: OrthoFracs
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Language: English

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Added: Sun Sep 27 2009