Shoulder Replacement: A Treatment That Must Be Revisited
By Michael Carroll
Joint arthritis is a problem affecting millions of Americans from all walks of life, and arthritis of the shoulder is no different. But, while we frequently hear about knee replacement and hip replacement, it is very rare for a similar treatment to be suggested for the shoulder.
However, it is not because of a huge difference between the hip or knee from the shoulder that this is the case. The primary reason that shoulder replacements are so rare is because there is a simple lack of expertise in such …