Repair of rotator cuff tears is a common procedure. Prior to approaching this surgery, it should be realized that each surgical step can lead to complications, including those related to positioning and anaesthesia. Stiffness, infection and failure of repair are the more frequent complications reported. Copyright © 2012 S. Karger AG, Basel.

Understanding and preventing complications in repairing rotator cuff tears

Osti, Leonardo;
2012

Abstract

Repair of rotator cuff tears is a common procedure. Prior to approaching this surgery, it should be realized that each surgical step can lead to complications, including those related to positioning and anaesthesia. Stiffness, infection and failure of repair are the more frequent complications reported. Copyright © 2012 S. Karger AG, Basel.
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Anesthesia; Female; Humans; Male; Orthopedic Procedures; Patient Positioning; Postoperative Complications; Rotator Cuff; Rotator Cuff Injuries; Shoulder; Tendon Injuries; Treatment Outcome; Medicine (all); Orthopedics and Sports Medicine; Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
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