Shoulder function and pain level after revision of failed reverse shoulder replacement to hemiarthroplasty
International Journal of Shoulder Surgery, 06/08/2012Gamradt SC et al.
Safe removal of a reverse replacement and conversion to hemicement spacer or hemiarthroplasty can provide pain relief in those patients with a dislocated or infected reverse replacement. However, the shoulder will likely have very poor function and anterosuperior escape postoperatively.
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