Scapular notching: Recognition and strategies to minimize clinical impact.

  title={Scapular notching: Recognition and strategies to minimize clinical impact.},
  author={Gregory P. Nicholson and Eric Jason Strauss and Seth Lawrence Sherman},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  volume={469 9},
BACKGROUND Scapular notching is a unique complication of Grammont-style reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. While reverse total shoulder arthroplasty has revolutionized the treatment of pseudoparalysis secondary to cuff tear arthropathy, the implications of scapular notching with regard to patient function and implant stability remain unclear. QUESTIONS/PURPOSES We reviewed literature to determine the etiology and incidence, radiographic progression and effect on implant stability… CONTINUE READING


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