Qualitative Assessment and Quantitative Analysis of the Long Head of the Biceps Tendon in Relation to the Pectoralis Major Tendon Humeral Insertion: An Anatomic Study.

@article{Nossov2016QualitativeAA,
  title={Qualitative Assessment and Quantitative Analysis of the Long Head of the Biceps Tendon in Relation to the Pectoralis Major Tendon Humeral Insertion: An Anatomic Study.},
  author={Sarah B Nossov and James R Ross and Christopher B. Robbins and James E. Carpenter},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  year={2016},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={990-8}
}
PURPOSE To qualitatively assess and to quantitatively analyze the long head of the biceps tendon (LHBT) in the region of the pectoralis major (PM). METHODS From 11 fresh cadaveric donors, 20 cadaveric shoulders without operative scars were dissected-mean age, 76.9 years (range, 61 to 93 years); male, 75%; left-sided, 55%; mean height, 67.8 inches (range… CONTINUE READING