Glenohumeral Joint Instability

  • Paolo Paladini
  • Giovanni Merolla
  • Giuseppe Porcellini


Shoulder instability encompasses a wide spectrum of clinical manifestations that range from painful hyperlaxity to chronic locked shoulder dislocations. Correct diagnosis is critical to establish an effective treatment strategy. The biomechanics, clinical presentation, and management of shoulder instability are discussed and reviewed.


Shoulder instability Arthroscopic Bankart repair Latarjet Multidirectional instability 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo Paladini
    • 1
  • Giovanni Merolla
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Porcellini
    • 2
  1. 1.Unit of Shoulder and Elbow SurgeryCervesi HospitalCattolicaItaly
  2. 2.Università di Modena - Clinica OrtopedicaModenaItaly

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