Published in Medical Devices and Surgical Technology Week, September 19th, 2010
Lennard Funk, BSc MBBCh MSc FRCS(Tr&Orth), the surgeon who performed the procedure, stated, "The patient is active and independent but could no longer play golf or drive comfortably due to her shoulder arthritic pain. Compared to metal, PyroCarbon has shown remarkably better wear results on cartilage and bone. This should allow for less glenoid wear and thus reduced pain." When asked to comment on the...
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