Shoulder Arthroscopy

2nd Edition

Print ISBN: 9781416046493
eBook ISBN: 9781437719659
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 10th December 2008
Page Count: 392


The new edition of this step-by-step guide covers the entire spectrum of operative shoulder arthroscopy from initial operation room set-up through advanced reconstructive procedures. View all-new illustrations and apply the latest treatment options for Bankart repair, SLAP repair, and repair of a full range of rotator cuff lesions, along with strategies for stiff shoulders and osteoarthritis. The included DVD narrated by Dr. Gartsman demonstrates exactly how to complete both simple and complex operations in over three hours of video clips. Whether you are a novice or an experienced shoulder surgeon, improve your technique with the expertise of Dr. Gartsman.

Key Features

  • Provides detailed step-by-step descriptions of Dr. Gartsman’s approach—including variations and complications—so that you can reproduce his results.
  • Emphasizes re-operative planning and associated outcome data to give you a scientific basis for treatment recommendations.
  • Includes a DVD with video clips of procedures demonstrating Dr. Gartsman’s surgical techniques.

Table of Contents

Section 1: The Basics

Chapter 1. Making the Transition

Chapter 2. Operating Room Setup

Chapter 3. Diagnostic Arthroscopy and Normal Anatomy

Section 2: Glenohumeral Joint Surgery

Chapter 4. Glenohumeral Instability

Chapter 5. Biceps Tendon Lesions

Chapter 6. Stiffness

Chapter 7. Arthrosis-Glenohumeral Joint

Chapter 8. Periarticular Cysts

Chapter 9. Sepsis

Section 3: Subacromial Space Surgery

Chapter 10. Impingement Syndrome

Chapter 11. Partial Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears

Chapter 12. Full-Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears

Chapter 13. Massive Rotator Cuff Tears

Chapter 14. Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears

Chapter 15. Acromioclavicular Joint

Chapter 16. Calcific Tendinitis

Chapter 17. Fractures

Chapter 18. Diagnostic Ultrasound

Chapter 19. Suprascapular Release



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