The effectiveness of the Latarjet procedure for shoulder instability in patients with epilepsy.

Ersen A., Bayram S. , Birisik F., Atalar A. C. , Demirhan M.

Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR, cilt.103, sa.8, ss.1277-1282, 2017 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 103 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.otsr.2017.08.017
  • Dergi Adı: Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1277-1282


Introduction: Powerful contractions during epileptic seizures may cause shoulder dislocation and instability. The aim of the study is to evaluate the functional and radiographic results of the Latarjet procedure for anterior shoulder dislocation in patients with epilepsy and compare the functional results of these patients with the results of patients without epilepsy.