[Postoperative results after arthroscopic treatment of rotator cuff calcifying tendonitis, with or without associated glenohumeral exploration].

@article{Sirveaux2005PostoperativeRA,
  title={[Postoperative results after arthroscopic treatment of rotator cuff calcifying tendonitis, with or without associated glenohumeral exploration].},
  author={François Sirveaux and Olivier R. Gosselin and Olivier Roche and P Turell and Daniel Mol{\'e}},
  journal={Revue de chirurgie orthopedique et reparatrice de l'appareil moteur},
  year={2005},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={295-9}
}
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY Arthroscopic treatment of calcifying tendonitis usually includes a glenohumeral exploration first, followed by deposit removal via a bursal approach. The aim of this study was to analyze the relevance of a systematic glenohumeral exploration during arthroscopic treatment of calcified tendonitis of the rotator cuff. MATERIAL AND METHODS Sixty-four consecutive patients treated by arthroscopic removal of calcific deposits in the rotator cuff were studied retrospectively. All… CONTINUE READING