Arthroscopic capsular plication for posterior shoulder instability.

@article{Wolf1998ArthroscopicCP,
  title={Arthroscopic capsular plication for posterior shoulder instability.},
  author={Eugene M Wolf and Colin Eakin},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  year={1998},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={153-63}
}
Seventeen patients with recurrent posterior shoulder instability underwent posterior capsular plication with or without suture anchors, between 1990 and 1992. Minimum 2-year follow-up was available for 14 patients (average, 33 months; range, 24 to 45 months). The etiology involved trauma in 9 cases, recurrent microtrauma in 4 cases, and no trauma in 1 case. Posterior capsular laxity was present in all 14 cases and was believed to be the primary pathology, although 12 patients showed some form… CONTINUE READING

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