Shoulder Arthroscopy

Principles and Practice

  • Giuseppe Milano
  • Andrea Grasso

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Basics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Enrico Bellato, Davide Blonna, Filippo Castoldi
      Pages 3-16
    3. Christopher S. Ahmad, Marc D. Dyrszka, Dennis H. Kwon
      Pages 17-30
    4. Umile Giuseppe Longo, Alessandra Berton, Nicola Maffulli, Vincenzo Denaro
      Pages 31-43
    5. Nicola Magarelli, Chiara Carducci, Claudia Dell’Atti
      Pages 45-57
    6. Michael O. Schär, Scott A. Rodeo
      Pages 59-72
    7. Gabriele Severini, Alessio Ricciardi, Angelo Cacchio
      Pages 73-82
  3. Principles of Shoulder Arthoscopy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Maristella F. Saccomanno, Silvia Careri, Giuseppe Milano
      Pages 85-98
    3. Matteo Salvatore, Carmine Latte, Andrea Grasso
      Pages 99-108
    4. Stefano Santoprete, Angelo Chierichini, Daniela Maria Micci
      Pages 109-117
    5. Andrea Grasso, Domenico A. Santagada, Matteo Salvatore
      Pages 119-126
    6. Antonio E. G. C. Cartucho
      Pages 127-133
    7. Sean G. Haslam, F. Alan Barber
      Pages 135-148
    8. Maristella F. Saccomanno, Matteo Bartoli, Giuseppe Milano
      Pages 149-160
    9. Jae-Chul Yoo, Young Eun Park
      Pages 161-169
  4. Major Shoulder Problems and Related Arthoscopic Procedures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Patrick N. Siparsky, Dean C. Taylor
      Pages 173-180
    3. Mary K. Mulcahey, John W. McNeil II, Matthew T. Provencher
      Pages 181-199

About this book


This comprehensive and stunningly illustrated textbook covers the entire spectrum of shoulder disease and arthroscopic techniques. It reviews the anatomy and the biomechanics of the shoulder, basic arthroscopic procedures, advanced reconstructive surgeries, and an overview on shoulder pathologies with a special focus on surgical approach.

Shoulder Arthroscopy: Principles and Practice is a highly organized reference with all chapters following a standardized format: from detailed descriptions regarding epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical findings, imaging, indication for treatment up to a step-by-step description of current surgical techniques, including tips and tricks on how to avoid the most common mistakes and complications. There is also an entire section dedicated to the evaluation of outcome measurements. The tips and techniques presented in this book are based on the Editor and his Contributors’ individual experience. The book guides the orthopaedic resident and fellow who wants to focus on shoulder diseases, but it also represents a landmark reference for expert surgeons already involved in shoulder surgery.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Giuseppe Milano
    • 1
  • Andrea Grasso
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OrthopaedicsCatholic University of RomeRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumatologyCasa di Cura Villa ValeriaRomeItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-5426-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-5427-3
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