Patient expectations before arthroscopic shoulder surgery: correlation with patients' reasons for seeking treatment.

@article{Warth2013PatientEB,
  title={Patient expectations before arthroscopic shoulder surgery: correlation with patients' reasons for seeking treatment.},
  author={Ryan J. Warth and Karen Kay Briggs and Grant J. Dornan and Peter J. Millett},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 12},
  pages={
          1676-81
        }
}
BACKGROUND Elevated expectations before orthopaedic procedures appear to correlate with inferior preoperative subjective measures. The purpose of this study was to evaluate preoperative patient expectations before arthroscopic shoulder surgery and to correlate them with preoperative subjective measures and patients' reasons for seeking treatment. METHODS We prospectively collected and retrospectively analyzed data from patients before elective arthroscopic shoulder surgery for a wide range of… CONTINUE READING
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