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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Elser, F; Braun, S; Dewing, CB; Millett, PJ 
Title:
Glenohumeral joint preservation: current options for managing articular cartilage lesions in young, active patients. 
Abstract:
This is a review of joint-preservation techniques for the shoulder. Whereas the management of diffuse articular cartilage loss in the glenohumeral joints of elderly and less active patients by total shoulder arthroplasty is well accepted, significant controversy persists in selecting and refining successful operative techniques to repair symptomatic glenohumeral cartilage lesions in the shoulders of young, active patients. The principal causes of focal and diffuse articular cartilage damage in t...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Arthroscopy 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
26 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
685-96 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0749-8063 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfallchirurgie ; Klinik für Unfallchirurgie ; die ; Klinik und Poliklinik für Orthopädie und Sportorthopädie ; Abteilung für Sportorthopädie