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.
New to this edition
Includes new and revised content on bicep lesions and acromioclavicular joint pathology, arthroscopic diagnostic and management tools, rehabilitation and new non-metallic implants and knotless techniques.
Contains more videos, techniques and images on how to address rotator cuff and labral pathology.
Features superb intraoperative photographs and line drawings, as well as accompanying videos for dynamic clarification - all updated to offer the latest visual guidance in the field.
Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Table of Contents:
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
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
18. Diagnostic Ultrasonography
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