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Subacromial balloon spacer versus partial repair for massive rotator cuff tears

Subacromial balloon spacer versus partial repair for massive rotator cuff tears

Use of a biodegradable balloon spacer during massive rotator cuff tear surgery produced similar outcomes when compared to partial rotator cuff repair for patients with massive rotator cuff tears (MRCTs) at 24-month follow up, with potential for early improvement.

Source: Medical Xpress