[Diagnosis and treatment of anterior and posterior shoulder dislocation. II. Treatment]

Chirurg. 2003 Dec;74(12):1178-94. doi: 10.1007/s00104-003-0771-y.
[Article in German]

Abstract

In Part I the anatomy, biomechanics, different pathologic changes, and diagnostic tools for anterior and posterior instability were discussed. In this second part, treatment of an acute dislocation is introduced. Furthermore different surgical procedures and their indications are discussed. Algorithms for treatment of first-time dislocation, chronic anterior instability, and posterior instability are presented.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Algorithms
  • Arthritis / etiology
  • Arthroscopy*
  • Child
  • Chronic Disease
  • Electrosurgery
  • Humans
  • Joint Instability / diagnosis
  • Joint Instability / diagnostic imaging
  • Joint Instability / etiology
  • Joint Instability / surgery*
  • Laser Therapy
  • Osteotomy
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Radiography
  • Recurrence
  • Shoulder Dislocation / diagnosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation / diagnostic imaging
  • Shoulder Dislocation / surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation / therapy*