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Anatomic reconstruction of acromioclavicular joint dislocations using allograft and synthetic ligament

Journal:  JSES International. 2020. Authors:  Yeranosian, M., Rangarajan, R., Bastian, S., Blout, C., Patel, V., Lee, B. and Itamura, J. Summary:  The technique using a luggage-tag synthetic ligament along with an anatomic allograft coracoclavicular ligament reconstruction is a safe, effective alternative to other techniques described in the literature. Paper Link:  https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666638320300530
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The clinical outcome of the ‘Surgilig’technique for the reconstruction of acromioclavicular dislocations: A systematic review

Journal:  Journal of Orthopaedics, 18, pp.126-131.2020. Authors:  Malahias, M.A., Sarlikiotis, T., Brilakis, E., Gerogiannis, D., Avramidis, G. and Antonogiannakis, E. Summary:  The failure rate of the “Surgilig” implant was very low (3.5%), while patients’ satisfaction was high (88.3%). Paper Link:  https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0972978X19301084
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Categories: Clinical Papers.