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A systematic review of cost-effective treatment of postoperative rotator cuff repairs

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow SurgeryDickinson RN, et al. | April 11, 2017

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Study authors aimed to determine cost–effective, high–quality postoperative rehabilitation dosing and cryotherapy for patients undergoing rotator cuff repair based on systematic review of the literature. As per findings, they recommend further studies determining effective dosing of physical therapy after rotator cuff repair. It seems that cryotherapy is favorable and cost–effective using simple methods for delivery.

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