This paper confirms the rate of recurrence after Latarjet: 5.36%. Even less, 3.79% (2.94% to 10%) if we exclude epileptic patients. And a table to differentiate Latarjet and Bristow techniques ++
This week, visit of Dr Kamran Butt, very smart orthopaedic surgeon from Lahore, Pakistan. Nice exchange of ideas and experience.
Surgery should be considered after first episode of shoulder dislocation in youth athletes aged > 14 years.
Chairman: Dr Philippe Landreau, Doha, Qatar
Dr Dinshaw Pardiwala, Mubai, India
Dr Majid Al Yamani, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Dr Abdullah Al Zahrani, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Young football player. Operated one year ago somewhere else. Still unstable. Clinical examination shows Lachman grade 2 end point and pivot shift grade 2. Not surprising, look at the recent MRI!
Philippe Landreau, MD