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Patch augmented rotator cuff surgery (PARCS) study – protocol for a feasibility study

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Background A rotator cuff tear is a common disabling shoulder problem. Symptoms include pain, weakness, lack of shoulder mobility and sleep disturbance. Many patients require surgery to repair the tear; however, there is a high failure rate. There is a pressing need to improve the outcome of rotator cuff surgery and the use of patch augmentation to provide support to the healing process and improve patient outcomes holds new promise. Patches have been made using different mat... Expand abstract
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10.1186/s40814-018-0380-7

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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NDORMS
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Botnar Research Centre
Oxford college:
St Hughs College
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0000-0002-4156-6989
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University of Oxford
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NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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NDORMS
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Pembroke College
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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NDORMS
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Green Templeton College
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University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
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NDORMS
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Oxford Biomedical Research Centre
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BMC Publisher's website
Journal:
Pilot and Feasibility Studies Journal website
Volume:
188
Issue:
4
Publication date:
2018-12-21
Acceptance date:
2018-12-06
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EISSN:
2055-5784
Pubs id:
pubs:951295
URN:
uri:228f48fe-b112-4fd6-9ebe-c1f6834ac012
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uuid:228f48fe-b112-4fd6-9ebe-c1f6834ac012
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pubs:951295

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