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Philosophy on Repair In Situ vs Completing and Repair of the Partial Rotator Cuff Tear

  • Stephen C. Weber
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Abstract

Diagnosis and treatment of partial-thickness rotator cuff tears remain challenging. While not completely established, recent advances in the understanding of partial-thickness rotator cuff tears have clarified treatment options to a degree, and high-level data is becoming available to direct the surgeon regarding treatment.

Keywords

Rotator cuff Acromioplasty Impingement In situ repair Debridement 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen C. Weber
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  1. 1.Department of OrthopedicsThe Johns Hopkins School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA

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