Repair Integrity and Functional Outcomes Between Knot-Tying and Knotless Suture-Bridge Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: A Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial


Şahin K., Senturk F. , Ersin M. , Arzu U. , Chodza M., Ersen A.

ORTHOPAEDIC JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, vol.9, no.4, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/23259671211002482
  • Title of Journal : ORTHOPAEDIC JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE

Abstract

Background: Knot-tying suture-bridge (SB) rotator cuff repair may compromise the vascularity of the repaired tendon, causing tendon strangulation and medial repair failure. The knotless SB repair technique has been proposed to overcome this possibility and decrease retear rates.