inferior capsular shift

inferior capsular shift

Orthopedics The main procedure for managing multidirectional shoulder instability which directly addresses capsular laxity by reducing capsular volume by up to 57%. See Multidirectional shoulder instability. Cf Thermal capsular shift.
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(5) In a patient with recurrent anterior instability after two attempts at soft tissue stabilization (arthroscopic labral repair followed by open inferior capsular shift), an open Latarjet procedure was performed with subsequent revision secondary to coracoid autograft fracture.
Owing to persistent instability, an open inferior capsular shift was performed in 2014.
Instability injuries fall into 2 primary categories: TUBS (Traumatic, Unilateral, associated with Bankart lesion, treated with Surgery) and AMBRI (Atraumatic, Multidirectional, Bilateral, treated with Rehabilitation, Inferior capsular shift).
Inferior capsular shift for involuntary inferior and multidirectional instability of the shoulder.
Volumetric change in the shoulder capsule after open inferior capsular shift versus arthroscopic thermal capsular shrinkage: a cadaveric model.
Inferior capsular shift for involuntary and multidirectional instability of the shoulder.
One patient had a Putti Platt procedure performed, and the final patient had a Magnusson Stack procedure with an inferior capsular shift. All of these patients had repeated episodes of recurrent anterior glenohumeral dislocations after the primary procedure.
Excessive capsular volume was addressed by an inferior capsular shift. Rotator interval defects were closed.
(14.) Loomer R, Graham B: Anatomy of the axillary nerve and its relation to inferior capsular shift. Clin Orthop (243):100-105, 1989.
(16.) Neer CS II, Foster CR: Inferior capsular shift for involuntary inferior and multidirectional instability of the shoulder: A preliminary report.

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