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Anterior Shoulder Stabilization OrthoFracs

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Description: Aims
Aim to restore anatomy of anterior glenoid, by reattachment of labrum & gentle imbrication of capsule & hence prevent recurrent dislocation.
Arthroscopic technique may be useful for relatively simple lesions in well trained hands. Inferior capsular shift may be added if inferior laxity is present.
Bristow procedure may be added for revision cases.

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Institution: OrthoFracs
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Language: English

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Added: Sun Sep 27 2009