Humeral component retroversion in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: a biomechanical study.


BACKGROUND Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty offers pain relief and functional improvement for patients with rotator cuff-deficient shoulders. The purpose of this study was to determine the optimal amount of humeral retroversion for this prosthesis. MATERIALS AND METHODS Six cadaveric shoulders underwent computed tomography (CT) imaging and were then… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jse.2011.07.027


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