Radiographic assessment of uncemented humeral components in total shoulder arthroplasty.

@article{SnchezSotelo2001RadiographicAO,
  title={Radiographic assessment of uncemented humeral components in total shoulder arthroplasty.},
  author={Joaqu{\'i}n S{\'a}nchez-Sotelo and Thomas W. Wright and Shawn W O'driscoll and Robert H. Cofield and Charles M. Rowland},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2001},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={180-7}
}
Seventy-two total shoulder arthroplasties performed using Neer II press-fit humeral components and followed for an average of 4.1 years (range, 2-7.8 years) were analyzed radiographically. A humeral component was considered radiographically at risk for clinical loosening when a radiolucent line > or =2 mm in width was present in > or =3 zones or tilt or subsidence was identified on sequential radiographs by 2 of 3 or 3 of 3 independent observers. Forty components (55.6%) were judged to be at… CONTINUE READING

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