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Common surgical procedures about the shoulder joint

W. Shepherd-Wilson
South African Journal of Physiotherapy | Vol 38, No 1 | a722 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/sajp.v38i1.722 | © 2018 W. Shepherd-Wilson | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 26 September 2018 | Published: 31 March 1982

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W. Shepherd-Wilson, University of Cape Town., South Africa

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Details of surgery to the shoulder joint, relating to the rotator cuff and acromioclavicular joint, repair of recurrent dislocation of the shoulder joint and stabilisation of a destroyed or functionless joint, are described. Indications for rehabilitation are given.


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