Rehabilitation Program for Patients With Irreparable Massive Rotator Cuff Tears (MRCT)
In this comprehensive video, Dr. Peter Millett and his fellow orthopedic surgeons, in coordination with The Steadman Clinic and The University of Heidelberg, give an in-depth rehabilitation program for patients who have irreparable massive rotator cuff tears (MRCT).
- Massive rotator cuff tears comprise up to 40% of all rotator cuff tears.
- Patients with massive rotator cuff tears can respond favorably to non-surgical treatment.
- Non-Surgical treatment should be attempted for six months, prior to surgery.
- Non-Surgical treatment should be considered as an alternative to surgery for patients with a medical surgery.
Below is a detailed instructional video and rehabilitation program for patients with irreparable massive rotator cuff tears (MRCT).