Dr Michell Ruiz

Dr Michell Ruiz
Cirugía de hombro y del Manguito rotador

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Speaker: Most patients with instability do not have additional surgery after Bankart repair

http://www.healio.com/orthopedics/arthroscopy/news/online/%7B207d5985-69ec-43db-8fd8-6971b6357b84%7D/speaker-most-patients-with-instability-do-not-have-additional-surgery-after-bankart-repair

Speaker: Most patients with instability do not have additional surgery after Bankart repair

  • May 2, 2014



 
 

Stephen C.
Weber

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Despite glenohumeral instability recurrence after Bankart repair, most patients do not undergo additional fixation procedures, according to a study presented at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting. Read more


Weber said that 65% of patients requested no additional surgery despite the recurrence episodes, and there was a 76% 5-year survivorship. Standard outcome scores were generally positive, he said, although Weber noted shoulder scores could be improved, and instability recurrence rates were directly correlated with patient activity levels. – by Christian Ingram
Reference:
Weber SC. Paper #SS-06. Presented at: Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting; May 1-3, 2014; Hollywood, Fla.
Disclosure: Weber has no relevant financial disclosures.

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