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Stemmed total shoulder replacement

Ian A. Trail

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780199550647
Published online April 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199608249 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.004009

Series: Oxford Textbooks

Stemmed total shoulder replacement

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Stemmed shoulder replacement remains the gold standard for shoulder with an intact rotator cuff.

The scarred capsule must be released before the implant is introduced.

This chapter discusses the merits of total shoulder replacement versus hemiarthroplasty and the management of complications.

Chapter.  5609 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery

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