A “worrisome” trend in SLAP repair

By Peter Pollack

Young surgeons have high rates of surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) Part II candidates may be performing superior labral tear anterior to posterior (SLAP) repairs at greater rates than they should, leading to poor outcomes and increased complication rates, according to data presented by Stephen C. Weber, MD, at the annual meeting of the Arthroscopy Association of North America.

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