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Volume:2 Issue:8 Number:37 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #5398
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Arthroscopic Bankart repair more effective than open repair

Study Type:Meta-analysis/Systematic Review
OE Level Evidence:3
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

A meta-analysis of open versus arthroscopic Bankart repair using suture anchors

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2010 Dec;18(12):1742-7

Contributing Authors: M Petrera V Patella S Patella J Theodoropoulos

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This meta-analysis identified 6 studies that compared open Bankart repair versus arthroscopic repair with suture anchors as treatment for post-traumatic anterior instability of the shoulder. A total of 501 patients were identified from these 6 studies. Results from this analysis indicated that there is no significant difference between arthroscopic and open repair.

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