A Comparison and Correlation of Clinical Outcome Metrics in Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.

@article{Flurin2015ACA,
  title={A Comparison and Correlation of Clinical Outcome Metrics in Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.},
  author={P Flurin and Christopher Patterson Roche and Thomas W. Wright and Yann Marczuk and Joseph D. Zuckerman},
  journal={Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease},
  year={2015},
  volume={73 Suppl 1},
  pages={S118-23}
}
INTRODUCTION Indications for anatomic (aTSA) and reverse (rTSA) total shoulder arthroplasty are well defined and dependent on the function of the rotator cuff; however, indications for rTSA have gradually extended to complex fractures, revisions, and primary arthritis in very elderly patients. The risk of secondary rupture of a weakened or degenerative… CONTINUE READING