UCLA anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.

@article{Amstutz1981UCLAAT,
  title={UCLA anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.},
  author={Harlan Cabot Amstutz and A L Sew Hoy and I. M. C. Clarke},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={1981},
  volume={155},
  pages={7-20}
}
The UCLA total shoulder arthroplasty was designed to mobilize the shoulder joint in order to permit normal anthropometric range of motion and durable long-term fixation of the components. The prosthesis is fundamentally nonconstrained for the usual arthritic conditions, currently with four sizes of femoral and glenoid components. For patients with deficient and irreparable rotator cuffs, additional restraint may be effected by using a superior glenoid subacromial rim. The first 11 patients have… CONTINUE READING

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