Monday, July 28, 2014

Ream and run for B2 glenoid - beach smashball at 13 weeks

A man in his late 40s had a ream and run for the bad arthritic triad (BAT) which developed after a previous repair for anterior instability ( = capsulorrhaphy arthropathy). His preoperative films showed complete loss of the joint space and the arthritic triad: a biconcave glenoid, glenoid retroversion and posterior subluxation of the humeral head on the face of the glenoid.


Thirteen weeks ago, he had a ream and run with a 56 21 anteriorly eccentric head and a rotator interval plication.

His postoperative films show centering of the humeral head on the glenoid.


He recently sent a video of his playing smashball on the beach 13 weeks after surgery - possibly a new way to rehabilitate a shoulder.


video


===

Check out the new Shoulder Arthritis Book - click here.

Click here to see the new Rotator Cuff Book

Consultation for those who live a distance away from Seattle.

To see the topics covered in this Blog, click here

Use the "Search" box to the right to find other topics of interest to you.

You may be interested in some of our most visited web pages including:shoulder arthritis, total shoulder, ream and runreverse total shoulderCTA arthroplasty, and rotator cuff surgery as well as the 'ream and run essentials'