Physical Medicine Rehabilitation

Complications of Shoulder Surgery: Treatment and Prevention by Thomas J. Gill MD, Richard J. Hawkins MD

By Thomas J. Gill MD, Richard J. Hawkins MD

Written by way of the world over famous grasp surgeons, this e-book is a complete, sensible consultant to prevention, analysis, and administration of issues in shoulder surgical procedure. significant sections specialise in open and arthroscopic surgical procedure, and every part comprises chapters on particular methods, comparable to surgical procedure for anterior shoulder instability, surgical procedure for posterior/multidirectional instability, rotator cuff fix, arthroplasty, fracture administration, arthrodesis, subacromial decompression, acromioclavicular joint resection, and thermal capsulorrhaphy. for every process, the authors speak about the whole diversity of capability issues and current their most well liked techniques to prevention, prognosis, and remedy of those difficulties. greater than two hundred illustrations supplement the textual content.

Show description

Read Online or Download Complications of Shoulder Surgery: Treatment and Prevention PDF

Similar physical medicine & rehabilitation books

Addiction Recovery Management: Theory, Research and Practice

Dependancy restoration administration: concept, study, and perform is the 1st e-book at the restoration administration method of dependancy remedy and post-treatment help providers. specific in combining conception, examine, and perform in the similar textual content, this ground-breaking name comprises authors who're the foremost theoreticians, researchers, structures directors, clinicians and restoration advocates who've built the version.

Principles of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

With no guiding ideas, clinicians can simply wander off within the maze of difficulties brain-damaged sufferer offers. This publication underlines the significance of sufferers' subjective adventure of mind illness or damage, and the disappointment and confusion they suffer. It indicates that the symptom photo is a mix of premorbid cognitive and private features with the neuropsychological adjustments without delay linked to mind pathology.

Reflexotherapy of the feet

Foot reflexology is now normal to alleviate signs of many problems. Hanne Marquardt is a pioneer in educating and training foot reflexology in Germany - a lot of modern-day working towards foot reflexologists have been expert at her well-established instructing establishment. This publication, according to the best-selling fourth German version, has been consistently reviewed and up-to-date through the writer, incorporating new findings and methods as they developed.

Vestibular function: evaluation and treatment

A number of etiologies and a scarcity of medical proof either give a contribution to the demanding situations of diagnosing and treating dizziness and stability problems. those health-related lawsuits are universal one of the quickest starting to be age team (75+). this article offers a dynamic creation to stability issues and is the 1st of its type to discover the scientific, medical, and financial calls for of the sphere.

Additional resources for Complications of Shoulder Surgery: Treatment and Prevention

Example text

5) included 27 patients with a minimum 2-year follow-up. In all, 37 percent of patients had no, slight, or moderate pain, and 76% of patients had a reduction in pain. Seven patients had a third attempt to repair the rotator cuff and three of those patients went on to have a shoulder fusion. Overall, only four patients were considered to have a good result. Bigliani et al. (4) reported slightly better results in their series of revision cuff repairs. Thirteen patients had attempts at mobilization and repair of the detached deltoid origin in addition to revision repair of the rotator cuff.

Rotational humeral osteotomy and glenohumeral arthrodesis are salvage procedures in the patient for whom more traditional methods of stabilization have failed (Fig. 2-11) (49,50). The use of these procedures and their technical aspects are beyond the scope of this text. As with any case involving bony fixation, complications can be minimized by careful preoperative planning, the use of intraoperative fluoroscopy, the application of the principles of internal fixation, and appropriate postoperative rehabilitation.

Thus, when the sulcus sign is performed under anesthesia, it should be performed in neutral and full external rotation. A dampening of the sulcus sign in external rotation signifies a competent CHL, and careful consideration should be given to whether the RI warrants closure. Again, as mentioned previously, laxity must be differentiated from instability, and the key determinant is often subjective symptoms. A history of inferior instability, such as when picking up a piece of luggage is classic, and is analogous to posterior instability felt when reaching forward or anterior instability when in the abducted, externally rotated position.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.48 of 5 – based on 24 votes