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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Postl, LK; Braunstein, V; von Eisenhart-Rothe, R; Kirchhoff, C 
Title:
Footprint reconstruction in a rotator cuff tear associated cyst of the greater tuberosity: augmented anchorage. 
Abstract:
Tears of the rotator cuff (RC) complicated by bone cysts at the footprint might represent a challenge for the shoulder surgeon. This might be additionally aggravated in elderly patients with inferior bone quality due to osteopenia or osteoporosis. In this report we present a technique for open repair of RC tears by augmenting the cystic lesion at the greater tuberosity using bone void filler in combination with a double row anchor reconstruction technique. Despite disadvantageous position and si...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 
Year:
2013 
Journal volume:
133 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
81-5 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0936-8051 
TUM Institution:
Klinik für Unfallchirurgie; Orthopädische und Sportorthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik