Influence of Infraspinatus and Subscapularis Pathologies on Supraspinatus Muscle Atrophy - A Retrospective Cohort Study


Altan E., Nayman A., Yildirim A., Ozbaydar M. U. , Ciftci S., Karahan M.

MALAYSIAN ORTHOPAEDIC JOURNAL, vol.14, no.2, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5704/moj.2007.007
  • Title of Journal : MALAYSIAN ORTHOPAEDIC JOURNAL

Abstract

Introduction: Many factors could affect the supraspinatus (SSP) muscle after tendon rupture. We aimed to determine how infraspinatus and subscapularis tendon problems affect supraspinatus muscle atrophy associated with tears, in a retrospective cohort study conducted in a tertiary-level centre.