Sumary of Delayed reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for humerus fractures linked with poor results:
- September 10, 2021 1 min read Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Seidel H, et al.
- Back to Healio SAN DIEGO — Delaying reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for treatment of proximal humeral fractures could result in additional surgery and potentially poor outcomes, according to a presenter.
- “The majority of primary reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RTSA) procedures occur acutely;
- “The benefit of avoiding surgery all together through nonoperative management should be weighted against the potential risk for increased revision and complications with delayed primary RTSA treatment,” he added.