Patient-specific targeting guides compared with traditional instrumentation for glenoid component placement in shoulder arthroplasty: A multi-surgeon study in 70 arthritic cadaver specimens Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement
  • Glenoid Cavity
  • Shoulder Joint

abstract

  • Patient-specific targeting guides were more accurate than traditional instrumentation and had fewer instances of component malposition for glenoid component placement in this multi-surgeon cadaver study of arthritic shoulders. Long-term clinical studies are needed to determine if these improvements produce improved functional outcomes.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jse.2014.10.013

PubMed ID

  • 25535020

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 965

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 24

number

  • 6