Covering the entire spectrum of operative shoulder arthroscopy, including both routine and complex shoulder procedures, Gartsman's Shoulder Arthroscopy, 3rd Edition, provides a straightforward, "classroom" approach that walks you through each step of these challenging surgeries. Two master surgeons in the field, Drs. Hussein Elkousy and T. Bradley Edwards, present clear explanations of the standard approach to each procedure, plus variations and complications that frequently arise. Focused, concise coverage includes review of anatomy, indications and contraindications, non-operative options, pre-operative assessment and imaging, and more.
SECTION ONE: The Basics 1. Arthroscopy Concepts and Tools 2. Operating Room Setup 3. Diagnostic Arthroscopy and Normal Anatomy
SECTION TWO: Glenohumeral Joint Surgery 4. Glenohumeral Instability 5. Biceps Tendon Lesions 6. Stiffness 7. Arthrosis 8. Periarticular Cysts and Suprascapular Nerve Compression 9. Sepsis or Infection
SECTION THREE: Subacromial Space Surgery 10. Impingement Syndrome 11. Partial-Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears 12. Full-Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears 13. Massive Rotator Cuff Tears 14. Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears 15. Acromioclavicular Joint Pathology. 16. Calcific Tendinitis 17. Fractures 18. Diagnostic Ultrasonography 19. Rehabilitation
Edwards, T. Bradley Clinical Instructor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston; Fondren Orthopaedic Group, Houston, TX.