Article Abstract

Editorial review: American Journal of Sports Medicine “Evaluation of the Risk Factors for a Rotator Cuff Retear After Repair Surgery”

Authors: Stephen Gates, Madison Argo, Michael Khazzam


With reported retear rates of 17–19% in recent large cohorts following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair surgery, identification of risk factors leading to retears is of significant prognostic value (1,2).