The suspension sling for arthroscopic fixation of SLAP lesions.

  title={The suspension sling for arthroscopic fixation of SLAP lesions.},
  author={Andreas Burkart and Andreas Balthasar Imhoff},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  volume={18 6},
We describe an arthroscopic technique for SLAP fixation. In most of the cases, the arthroscopic view during a SLAP repair is complicated by the posterior-superior labrum falling into the joint. We insert 2 needles over the supraspinatus portal, which are loaded with a No. 1 PDS. One needle is inserted under the surface of the posterior-superior labrum and… CONTINUE READING