Arthroscopy update #4. Arthroscopic subacromial decompression. Surgical technique.

  • J. Esch
  • Published 1989 in Orthopaedic review
Arthroscopic subacromial decompression is the arthroscopic equivalent of the standard open procedure. Although technically demanding, it facilitates early rehabilitation. The rotator cuff is inspected from the articular and bursal side. Initial results in 102 patients with one to three years of follow-up indicate a satisfaction rate of 84% in 67 patients… CONTINUE READING