Thomas H Myers

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PURPOSE To evaluate a new clinical test, the resisted supination external rotation test, for the diagnosis of superior labral anterior posterior lesions of the shoulder. STUDY DESIGN Cohort study (diagnosis); Level of evidence, 2. METHODS Forty athletes (average age, 23.9 years) with activity-related shoulder pain were enrolled in the study. The(More)
Autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) is a reproducible treatment option for large full-thickness symptomatic chondral injuries with appropriate knowledge of technique and patient selection. It provides a cellular repair that offers a high percentage of good to excellent clinical results over a long follow-up period. It is applicable over a wide range(More)
Despite their age, patients younger than 50 years who have collapse of their femoral condyles caused by steroid associated avascular necrosis have few options except total knee arthroplasty. There have been no specific reports of the results of total knee replacements for this disease. Between 1980 and 1993, 31 porous coated anatomic total knee replacements(More)
Autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) has now been performed for over a decade in the United States. ACI has been demonstrated as a reproducible treatment option for large, full-thickness, symptomatic chondral injuries of the knee. As clinical experience has expanded and indications broadened to more complex cartilage defects, it has become evident that(More)
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