J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.
From the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY (Plancher), the Orthopaedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY (Plancher), the Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, New York, NY (Plancher and Shanmugam), and the Orthopaedic Foundation Stamford, CT (Plancher, Shanmugam, Briggs, and Petterson).
Partial thickness rotator cuff tears (PRCTs) are a challenging disease entity. Optimal management of PRCTs continues to be controversial. Although advances in magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonography have aided in early diagnosis, arthroscopic evaluation remains the benchmark for diagnosis. Read More