Operative Techniques: Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

1st Edition

Book, Website and DVD


  • Donald Lee
  • Robert Neviaser
  • Key Features

    • Access the fully searchable text online at www.operativetechniques.com, along with an image library, surgical videos, and reference links.
    • Refine the quality of your technique and learn the expert’s approach to getting the best results thanks to pearls and pitfalls and an emphasis on optimizing outcomes.
    • Master every procedure with step-by-step instructions on positioning, exposures, instrumentation, and implants.
    • Provide comprehensive care for your patients through discussions of post-operative care and expected outcomes, including potential complications and brief notes on controversies and supporting evidence.
    • See every detail with clarity using color photos and illustrations that highlight key anatomies and diagrams that present cases as they appear in real life.
    • Perfect your technique from watching procedural videos on the included DVD.

    Table of Contents


    A: Rotator Cuff

    1 Acromioplasty

    2 Rotator Cuff Repair: Open Technique for Partial-Thickness or Small or Medium Full-Thickness Tears

    3 Rotator Cuff Repair: Arthroscopic Technique for Partial-Thickness or Small or Medium Full-Thickness Tears

    4 Open Repair of Rotator Cuff Tears

    5 Arthroscopic Repair of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears

    6 Operative Fixation of Symptomatic Os Acromiale

    B: Arthritic Shoulder

    7 Humeral Head Resurfacing Arthroplasty

    8 Humeral Hemiarthroplasty with Biologic Glenoid Resurfacing

    9 Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

    10 Rotator Cuff Tear Arthroplasty: Open Surgical Treatment

    11 Open Unconstrained Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty

    C: Instability

    12 Arthroscopic Treatment of Traumatic Anterior Instability of the Shoulder

    13 Open Treatment of Anterior-Inferior Multidirectional Instability of the Shoulder

    14 Arthroscopic Treatment of Anterior-Inferior Multidirectional Instability of the Shoulder

    15 Anterior Glenohumeral Instability Associated with Glenoid or Humeral Bone Deficiency: The Latarjet Procedure

    16 Open Treatment of Posterior-Inferior Shoulder Instability

    17 Arthroscopic Treatment of Posterior-Inferior Multidirectional Instability of the Shoulder

    18 Open Bankart Procedure for Recurrent Anterior Shoulder Dislocation

    D: Biceps Tendon

    19 Mini-Open Biceps Tenodesis

    20 Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis

    21 SLAP Lesion: Arthroscopic Reconstruction of the Labrum and Biceps Anchor

    22 Treatment of the Unstable Shoulder with Humeral Head Bone Loss

    E: Clavicle

    23 Open Distal Clavicle Excision

    24 Arthroscopic Distal Clavicle Resection

    25 Open Treatment of Acute and Chronic Acromioclavicular Dislocations

    26 Sternoclavicular Joint Reconstruction Using Semitendinosu


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