Superior capsule reconstruction is a new treatment option for massive, irreparable posterosuperior rotator cuff tears. The treatment goals for massive tears are to reduce pain, restore shoulder function and delay the development of cuff tear arthropathy. Superior capsule reconstruction is an exciting and promising new procedure that can achieve these goals. Moreover, superior capsule reconstruction can be performed arthroscopically, which minimizes the complication risk.

Full Article: Arthroscopic superior capsule reconstruction for rotator cuff tears improves shoulder function