Post-accident Right Shoulder Rotator Cuff Injuries with Arthroscopic Repair - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This stock medical exhibit depicts post-accident shoulder injuries with arthroscopic repair in a series of illustrations. The first illustration shows the post-accident condition in the right shoulder. The second illustration shows the injuries to the bones and muscles of the right shoulder, including a torn rotator cuff, impingement and bone spurs on the acromion. The third illustration shows the first step in the procedure, including the placement of an arthroscope within the subacromial space. Saline is introduced with Arthro-Flow. The fourth illustration shows subacromial debridement to remove excessive tissues causing the impingement pressure. The fifth illustration shows the performance of an acromioplasty to remove the bone spurs. The sixth and seventh illustrations show the securing of the detached rotator cuff with 3 Mytex anchors.