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Effectiveness of physical therapy in treating atraumatic full-thickness rotator cuff tears: a multicenter prospective cohort study.
PURPOSE To assess the effectiveness of a specific nonoperative physical therapy program in treating atraumatic full-thickness rotator cuff tears using a multicenter prospective cohort study design.Expand
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Magnetic Resonance Imaging Identification of Rotator Cuff Retears After Repair
Background: Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is the most commonly used imaging modality to assess the rotator cuff. Currently, there are a limited number of studies assessing the interobserver andExpand
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Upper extremity stress fractures.
  • G. Jones
  • Medicine
  • Clinics in sports medicine
  • 2006
Although less common than lower-extremity stress fractures, upper-extremity stress fractures are becoming recognized much more frequently. A majority of these fractures are caused by overuse andExpand
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3-D CT is the Most Reliable Imaging Modality When Quantifying Glenoid Bone Loss
BackgroundPosttraumatic anterior shoulder instability is associated with anterior glenoid bone loss, contributing to recurrence. Accurate preoperative quantification of bone loss is paramount toExpand
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Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma for Chronic Tennis Elbow
Background: Elbow tenderness and pain with resisted wrist extension are common manifestations of lateral epicondylar tendinopathy, also known as tennis elbow. Previous studies have suggestedExpand
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Comparison of various imaging techniques to quantify glenoid bone loss in shoulder instability.
INTRODUCTION The purpose of this study was to determine the most accurate imaging modality to quantify glenoid bone loss in recurrent anterior shoulder instability. This will allow the bestExpand
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Biomechanical Analysis of Distal Biceps Tendon Repair Methods
Background The 1-incision and 2-incision techniques are commonly used methods to repair a distal biceps rupture, and they differ in the location of reinsertion of tendon into bone. Hypothesis TheExpand
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Adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder: a systematic review of the effectiveness of intra-articular corticosteroid injections.
Primary adhesive capsulitis, or “frozen shoulder,” is a common condition encountered in the outpatient orthopaedic clinic. It is characterized by the spontaneous onset of shoulder pain and globalExpand
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The duration of symptoms does not correlate with rotator cuff tear severity or other patient-related features: a cross-sectional study of patients with atraumatic, full-thickness rotator cuff tears.
HYPOTHESIS The purpose of this cross-sectional study is to determine whether the duration of symptoms influences the features seen in patients with atraumatic, full-thickness rotator cuff tears. OurExpand
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