Title: Short-term clinical outcome of an anatomic short-stem humeral component in total shoulder arthroplasty
Anthony A. Romeo MD, Robert J Thorness MD, Shelby A Sumner MPH, Reuben Gobezie MD, Evan S Lederman MD, Patrick J Denard MD
Short-stem press-fit humeral components have recently been developed in an effort to preserve bone in total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA), but few studies have reported outcomes of these devices. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the short-term clinical outcomes of an anatomic short-stem humeral component in TSA. We hypothesized that the implant would lead to significant functional improvement with low rates of radiographic loosening.
Full Article: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jse.2017.05.026
The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Volume 27, Issue 1, January 2018, Pages 70-74