While there's an international movement toward getting CT scans on patients having shoulder arthroplasty, we continue to find that a good quality axillary view tells us everything we need to know to carry out the shoulder replacement. Here are preoperative axillary views for the four arthroplasties we did yesterday. These radiographs enabled a good preoperative discussion with the patient and informed us of the pathoanatomy we found at surgery.
Check out the new Shoulder Arthritis Book - 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 run, reverse total shoulder, CTA arthroplasty, and rotator cuff surgery as well as the 'ream and run essentials'