Sole reference in the field of orthopedic surgeryCodman reportedly performed the first open rotator cuff repair in 1911.1 However , it was not until 1972 when Neer reported the results of anterior ... of the tendon to bone, and a closely supervised rehabilitation program.3 Traditional open methods of rotator cuff repair have achieved good results because of these basic fundamental principles.4a8 Neer reported on 233 rotator cuff repairs in 1988. ... The use of arthroscopy in the shoulder has dramatically expanded since its introduction.
|Title||:||MIS Techniques in Orthopedics|
|Author||:||Giles R. Scuderi, Alfred J. Tria, Richard A. Berger|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-05-27|