Operative Management Options for Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Instability in Patients Younger Than 30 Years

Operative Management Options for Traumatic Anterior Shoulder Instability in Patients Younger Than 30 Years

Anterior instability of the glenohumeral joint is a relatively common problem in the young population. Identification and treatment is essential to reduce the risk of […]

Anterior instability of the glenohumeral joint is a relatively common problem in the young population. Identification and treatment is essential to reduce the risk of recurrent instability, whether that is re-dislocation or subluxation events. Nonoperative treatment for first-time dislocations was the classic option; however, a relatively high rate of recurrent dislocations has led to earlier operative management in some cases.

 

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