Arthroscopic biceps tenodesis.

@article{Ahmad2003ArthroscopicBT,
  title={Arthroscopic biceps tenodesis.},
  author={Christopher S. Ahmad and Neal S. Elattrache},
  journal={The Orthopedic clinics of North America},
  year={2003},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={
          499-506
        }
}
The proximal biceps tendon is a significant source of shoulder pain that may be treated with biceps tenotomy or tenodesis. Biceps tenodesis has suggested advantages over tenotomy that include maintenance of the length-tension relationship, prevention of muscle atrophy, maintenance of elbow flexion and supination strength, avoidance of cramping pain, and avoidance of cosmetic deformity. The recent advancement of all arthroscopic tenodesis techniques has provided sufficient fixation strength… CONTINUE READING

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