Outcome of single-tendon rotator cuff repair in patients aged older than 65 years
Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 06/29/2012
Djahangiri A et al. – Isolated supraspinatus tendon repairs in patients aged older than 65 years have a high healing potential and yield good clinical results with even better outcome if the repairs heal. Repair of symptomatic single–tendon rotator cuff tears in patients aged older than 65 years who do not respond to conservative treatment appears justified.