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Complex and Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty

An Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluation and Management

  • Robert Z. Tashjian

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Complex Primary Shoulder Arthroplasty: Diagnosis and Management

  3. Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty: Diagnosis and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Vahid Entezari, Surena Namdari
      Pages 115-127
    3. Manesha Lankachandra, Anand M. Murthi
      Pages 129-134
    4. John Wu, Catherine M. Rapp, Edward J. Shields, J. Michael Wiater
      Pages 135-155
    5. Eric Michael Padegimas, Joseph Albert Abboud
      Pages 157-166
    6. Ryan L. Eschbaugh, Joseph P. Iannotti, Eric T. Ricchetti
      Pages 167-186
    7. Alexander Martusiewicz, Aaron Chamberlain
      Pages 187-197
    8. Benjamin J. Lindbloom, Michael C. Cusick, Mark A. Mighell
      Pages 199-204
  4. Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. Jason S. Klein, Charles L. Getz
      Pages 215-223

About this book


This practical text presents the most up-to-date information on the evaluation and management of all aspects of complex and revision shoulder arthroplasty, divided into three thematic section. Chapters in part I focus on the diagnosis and management of complex primary shoulder arthroplasty, including evaluation of humeral and glenoid bone deformity, computer-assisted surgical planning, stemless arthroplasty, anatomic and reverse TSA for severe glenoid erosion, post-traumatic sequalae and deltoid deficiency. The next section describes the diagnosis and management of failed replacements, including hemiarthroplasty, anatomic and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. These chapters will focus on the initial evaluation and management, including imaging, laboratory work-up and the role of biopsies, covering the diagnosis and revision of a failed hemiarthroplasty; diagnosis and revision of a failed total shoulder arthroplasty; diagnosis and management of the failed reverse shoulder arthroplasty; management of the unstable TSA or RSA; diagnosis and management of the infected arthroplasty; treatment of periprosthetic fractures; salvage options (resection and arthrodesis) for failed arthroplasty. Part III presents specific surgical techniques utilized during revision shoulder arthroplasty, including surgical exposure, removal techniques for failed humeral components, revision of glenoid and humeral defects with bone grafts and augments, and the role of arthroscopic procedures.

Utilizing the best clinical evidence, Complex and Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty is an excellent resource for orthopedic and shoulder surgeons, residents and fellows, as well as sports medicine specialists and related professionals. 


Complex primary shoulder arthroplasty Failed shoulder arthroplasty Glenohumeral arthritis Glenoid deformity Glenoid erosion Hemiarthroplasty Humeral episiotomy Periprosthetic fracture Revision shoulder arthroplasty Shoulder arthrodesis Stiff shoulder

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert Z. Tashjian
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OrthopedicsUniversity of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA

About the editors

Robert Z. Tashjian, MD, Department of Orthopedics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Complex and Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Book Subtitle An Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluation and Management
  • Editors Robert Z. Tashjian
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-030-02755-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-030-02756-8
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XI, 271
  • Number of Illustrations 60 b/w illustrations, 63 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Orthopedics
    Sports Medicine
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