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What does TSA stand for?

TSA stands for Total Shoulder Arthroplasty (shoulder joint surgery)

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A Concise Follow-up, at a Minimum of Ten Years, of a Previous Report Report Integrity and Functional Outcomes for Arthroscopic Margin Convergence of Rotator Cuff Tears An Anatomic Study of the Epiphyseal Tubercle and its Significance in the Pathogenesis of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Fixation, Survival and Discoloration of Jumbo Acetabular Components in Revision Hip Arthroplasty Methods to Decrease Post-operative Infections Following Posterior Cervical Spine Surgery A Meta-analysis Comparing the Results of Cervical Disc Arthroplasty and Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF) in the Treatment of Symptomatic Cervical Disc Disease Complications in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty What's New in Hand Surgery?
Other topics are hemiarthroplasty and total shoulder arthroplasty in osteoarthritis, inflammatory arthritis, proximal humerus fractures, post traumatic osteonecrosis and proximal humerus malunion, rotator cuff tear arthropathy, and complications.
Sections on instability, the stiff shoulder, rotator cuff tears, fractures, and arthritic conditions offer detailed instructions illustrated with b & w photos and drawings for procedures dealing with lesions of the antero-superior rotator cuff, alternatives to hemiarthroplasty for proximal-humeral fractures, nonunion of the clavicle, and surgical conditions of bony deficiency in total shoulder arthroplasty.
Prior designs sometimes have been associated with instability and component loosening over time, the leading complication of total shoulder arthroplasty (replacement), according to a Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery paper, entitled, "Complications of Total Shoulder Replacement Arthroplasty," written by Michael Wirth and Charles Rockwood in 1996.
January 2013 Full JAAOS Table of Contents * Correspondence: Displaced Clavicle Fractures in Adolescents * Adjacent Segment Disease Following Cervical Spine Surgery * Mucopolysaccharide Disorders in Orthopaedic Surgery * Soft-tissue Management in Revision Total Shoulder Arthroplasty * Posterior Malleolus Fractures * Bone-Graft and Bone Graft Substitutes in Spine Surgery: Current Concepts and Controversies * On the Horizon from the ORS: Mensenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation * On the Horizon from the ORS: The Role of Metabolomics in Osteoarthritis Research For more AAOS News, visit the News Bureau Follow AAOS on Twitter Follow AAOS on Facebook A Nation in Motion More than one in four Americans have bone or joint health problems, making them the greatest cause of lost work days in the U.