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Viva 77 

Viva 77
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Viva 77
Author(s):

Nev Davies

, Will Jackson

, Andrew Price

, Jonathan Rees

, and Chris Lavy

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199647095.003.0077
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date: 31 October 2020

Viva 77 describes a 19-year-old man who participates in rugby at an elite level. He dislocated his left shoulder during a match 4 weeks ago. This was his first dislocation. It required reduction in A&E. He has no neurological problems and has regained full range of movement but his shoulder feels unstable. What type of instability is he most likely to have? How should he be treated and what surgical options are available? Describe the deltopectoral approach.

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