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Evaluation of Oxford instability shoulder score, Western Ontario shoulder instability Index and Euroqol in patients with slap (superior labral anterior posterior) lesions or recurrent anterior
BackgroundHaving an estimate of the measurement error of self-report questionnaires is important both for assessing follow-up results after treatment and when planning intervention studies. SpecificExpand
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Sham surgery versus labral repair or biceps tenodesis for type II SLAP lesions of the shoulder: a three-armed randomised clinical trial
Background Labral repair and biceps tenodesis are routine operations for superior labrum anterior posterior (SLAP) lesion of the shoulder, but evidence of their efficacy is lacking. We evaluated theExpand
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Reliability, agreement and validity of the 1988 version of the Rowe Score.
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to evaluate reliability, agreement, and validity of the 1988 version of the Rowe score in patients with superior glenoid labrum lesions (SLAP) or recurrentExpand
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Efficacy of labral repair, biceps tenodesis, and diagnostic arthroscopy for SLAP Lesions of the shoulder: a randomised controlled trial
BackgroundSurgery for type II SLAP (superior labral anterior posterior) lesions of the shoulder is a promising but unproven treatment. The procedures include labral repair or biceps tenodesis.Expand
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Responsiveness of outcome measures in patients with superior labral anterior and posterior lesions
Background Evaluation of patients with superior labral anterior and posterior (SLAP) lesions requires outcome measures validated for the purpose. The present study aimed to evaluate theExpand
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Author response—sham surgery versus labral repair or biceps tenodesis for type II SLAP lesions of the shoulder: a three-armed randomised clinical trial
We appreciate the comments on our study from Hong C-K and Su W-R, van Deurzen DFP and van den Bekrom MPJ, and Edwards D and Funk L. While planning the study, about 10 years ago, we had lengthyExpand
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Sick leave and return to work after surgery for type II SLAP lesions of the shoulder: a secondary analysis of a randomised sham-controlled study
Objectives To compare days on sick leave and assess predictors of return to work following shoulder surgery. Design A secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial. Setting OrthopaedicExpand
He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and a compass and never knows where he may cast
Background: Having an estimate of the measurement error of self-report questionnaires is important both for assessing follow-up results after treatment and when planning intervention studies.Expand
Predictors of chronic pain and level of physical function in total knee arthroplasty: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis
Introduction One in five patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) experience unchanged or worse pain and physical function 1 year after surgery. Identifying risk factors for unfavourableExpand
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