Investigating minimal clinically important difference for Constant score in patients undergoing rotator cuff surgery.

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BACKGROUND The minimal clinically important difference (MCID) is increasingly used to evaluate treatment effectiveness. The MCID for the Constant score has not been previously reported. MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospectively collected cohort of 802 consecutive shoulders with arthroscopically treated partial- or full-thickness rotator cuff tears was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jse.2013.05.002

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@article{Kukkonen2013InvestigatingMC, title={Investigating minimal clinically important difference for Constant score in patients undergoing rotator cuff surgery.}, author={Juha Kukkonen and Tommi Kauko and Tero Vahlberg and Antti Joukainen and Ville {\'A}{\"a}rimaa}, journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery}, year={2013}, volume={22 12}, pages={1650-5} }