Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica

The course of historical development of treatment approaches to rotator cuff-related problems


İstanbul Üniversitesi İstanbul Tıp Fakültesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dalı


VKV Amerikan Hastanesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği

AOTT 2003; 37: Supplement 1-3
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Rotator cuff-related issues and problems first appeared in the medical literature in the eighteenth century. A significant amount of knowledge was obtained on diagnosis and treatment over the twentieth century, most of which is the result of pioneering work of Codman and Neer. In this review, a chronological course of development is tracked to better understand future venues.

ISSN 1017-995X EISSN 2589-1294