Int J Burns Trauma 2021 15;11(2):131-135. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
Department of Orthopedics, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Isfahan, Iran.
Background: Based on different treatment outcomes and different treatment methods for acromioclavicular dislocation, we decided to evaluate the treatment outcomes of acromioclavicular joint dislocation using tightrope arthroscopy.
Methods: This retrospective cross-sectional study was performed on patients with acromioclavicular joint dislocation referred to Alzahra Hospital in Isfahan and Abadan-Iran from 2015 to 2017. Information that was assessed included age, sex, type of dislocation (Figure 1), duration of injury, cause of injury, complications such as osteoarthritis, changes in the distance between the joints, as well as the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Shoulder Score (ASES) were collected after 6 months of surgery. Read More