Patient activity levels after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement
  • Shoulder Joint
  • Sports

abstract

  • Patients undergoing RTSA had an 85% rate of return to 1 or more sporting activities at an average of 5.3 months after surgery. Age greater than 70 years was a significant predictor of decreased return to activities. The present study offers valuable information to help manage patient and surgeon expectations.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0363546515597673

PubMed ID

  • 26316610

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2816

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 43

number

  • 11