Single- versus double-row repair for full-thickness rotator cuff tears using suture anchors. A systematic review and meta-analysis of basic biomechanical studies

@article{Hohmann2017SingleVD,
  title={Single- versus double-row repair for full-thickness rotator cuff tears using suture anchors. A systematic review and meta-analysis of basic biomechanical studies},
  author={Erik Hohmann and Anya K{\"o}nig and Cor-Jacques Kat and Vaida Glatt and Kevin Tetsworth and Natalie Keough},
  journal={European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={28},
  pages={859-868}
}
The purpose of this study was to perform a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing single- and double-row biomechanical studies to evaluate load to failure, mode of failure and gap formation. A systematic review of MEDLINE, Embase, Scopus and Google Scholar was performed from 1990 through 2016. The inclusion criteria were: documentation of ultimate… CONTINUE READING