When Is SLAP Repair Appropriate?

Careful diagnosis and appropriate treatment are needed

Jennie McKee

There are good reasons not to surgically repair everything that looks like a superior labral anterior posterior (SLAP) tear,” said Stephen C. Weber, MD, of Sacramento (Calif.) Knee & Sports Medicine, during the 2012 Arthroscopy Association of North America Specialty Day Program.

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