Anterior shoulder dislocation increases the propensity for recurrence: a cadaveric study of the number of dislocations and type of capsulolabral lesion.

@article{McMahon2013AnteriorSD,
  title={Anterior shoulder dislocation increases the propensity for recurrence: a cadaveric study of the number of dislocations and type of capsulolabral lesion.},
  author={Patrick J. McMahon and Bruce Yang and Stephen Sau-Yan Chow and Thay Q. Lee},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 8},
  pages={1046-52}
}
BACKGROUND The number of anterior shoulder dislocations that predispose to recurrence is unknown; some clinicians recommend surgical repair after the initial episode and others after multiple recurrences. The purpose of this study was to quantify the forces during successive anterior dislocations of cadaveric shoulders and to inspect the capsule and labrum… CONTINUE READING