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Surgical versus non-surgical treatment for acute anterior shoulder dislocation

  1. Helen HG Handoll2,
  2. Mohammed A Al-Maiyah1,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group

Published Online: 26 JAN 2004

Assessed as up-to-date: 13 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004325.pub2


How to Cite

Handoll HHG, Al-Maiyah MA. Surgical versus non-surgical treatment for acute anterior shoulder dislocation. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004325. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004325.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Trauma & Orthopaedic Department, c/o Mr Rangan's Secretary, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, UK

  2. 2

    University of Teesside, Centre for Rehabilitation Sciences (CRS), Research Institute for Health Sciences and Social Care, Middlesborough, Tees Valley, UK

*Mohammed A Al-Maiyah, c/o Mr Rangan's Secretary, Trauma & Orthopaedic Department, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS4 3BW, UK. mamaiyah@yahoo.co.uk. mamaiyah@doctors.net.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 26 JAN 2004

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[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 1 Non return to pre-injury level of activity.
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 2 Instability: redislocation or subluxation.
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 3 Instability: redislocation or subluxation (minus 1 trial).
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 4 Subsequent surgery for instability.
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 5 WOSI (Western Ontario Shoulder Instability Index) scores at 32 months.
[Analysis 1.6]
Analysis 1.6. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 6 WOSI (Western Ontario Shoulder Instability Index) scores at 79 months.
[Analysis 1.7]
Analysis 1.7. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 7 Rowe shoulder score: fair or poor score.
[Analysis 1.8]
Analysis 1.8. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 8 Objective instability: positive apprehension test.
[Analysis 1.9]
Analysis 1.9. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 9 Range of movement: % of normal side.
[Analysis 1.10]
Analysis 1.10. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 10 Treatment complications.
[Analysis 1.11]
Analysis 1.11. Comparison 1 Surgical versus non-surgical treatment, Outcome 11 Patient dissatisfaction.