Rotator Cuff

Known as: Tendinous cuff, Cuff, Rotator, Rotator Cuffs 
The musculotendinous sheath formed by the supraspinatus, infraspinatus, subscapularis, and teres minor muscles. These help stabilize the HUMERAL HEAD… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The role of degenerative changes in rotator cuff musculature with respect to the functional outcomes of rotator cuff… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In order to optimize healing biology at a repaired rotator cuff footprint, we have developed a "transosseous-equivalent" rotator… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Recently, there has been an increased interest in the normal anatomy of the rotator cuff footprint and the re-establishment of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The clinical outcome for patients with documented rerupture after open repair of one or more rotator cuff tendons is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Forty-one patients scheduled for shoulder surgery underwent computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A modified Neer acromioplasty, subacromial decompression, and débridement of massive, irreparable lesions of the supraspinatus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A preoperative computed tomography (CT) scan grading muscular fatty degeneration in five stages was done in 63 patients scheduled… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The anatomic condition of the rotator cuff and the functional results obtained were studied in a homogeneous series of 100 full… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We evaluated the results of 105 operative repairs of tears of the rotator cuff of the shoulder in eighty-nine patients at an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
In fifty patients who had fifty tears of the rotator cuff that had been repaired, we correlated the preoperative findings by… (More)
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