[Open and arthroscopic procedures for posterior shoulder instability]

Orthopade. 2009 Jan;38(1):54-63. doi: 10.1007/s00132-008-1355-9.
[Article in German]

Abstract

Posterior instability is less common than anterior shoulder instability and diagnosis and treatment are more difficult and complex. This review article gives an overview on diagnostics, classification and the influence on therapy. Furthermore different arthroscopic and open procedures are presented and the surgical techniques are described in detail.

Publication types

  • English Abstract
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Arthroplasty / methods*
  • Arthroscopy / methods*
  • Germany
  • Humans
  • Joint Instability / pathology*
  • Joint Instability / surgery*
  • Shoulder Dislocation / pathology*
  • Shoulder Dislocation / surgery*
  • Shoulder Joint / injuries*
  • Shoulder Joint / pathology
  • Shoulder Joint / surgery*