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In anatomy, the rotator cuff or rotor cuff is the group of muscles and their tendons that act to stabilize the shoulder. The four muscles of the rotator cuff, along with the teres major and the deltoid, make up the six scapulohumeral (those that connect to the humerus and scapula and act on the glenohumeral joint) muscles of the human body.
New specialty service at Montefiore Medical Center helps patients with drug allergies

New specialty service at Montefiore Medical Center helps patients with drug allergies

Smith & Nephew launches TWINFIX Ultra PK Suture Anchor for rotator cuff repair

Smith & Nephew launches TWINFIX Ultra PK Suture Anchor for rotator cuff repair

Forteo therapy may speed healing, improve patient outcomes after rotator cuff surgery

Forteo therapy may speed healing, improve patient outcomes after rotator cuff surgery

Core Essence Orthopaedics to showcase advances in implant technology at 2010 Hand Surgery Symposium

Core Essence Orthopaedics to showcase advances in implant technology at 2010 Hand Surgery Symposium

Shoulder motion after rotator cuff surgery remains different: Study

Shoulder motion after rotator cuff surgery remains different: Study

Exactech receives FDA marketing clearance for Equinoxe Platform Fracture Stem

Exactech receives FDA marketing clearance for Equinoxe Platform Fracture Stem

Better and standardized animal models needed for musculoskeletal regenerative medicine

Better and standardized animal models needed for musculoskeletal regenerative medicine

High school pitchers should do low-weight, high-repetition exercises to avoid injuries

High school pitchers should do low-weight, high-repetition exercises to avoid injuries

Professional Products unveils Shoulder Stabilizing Orthosis for athletes

Professional Products unveils Shoulder Stabilizing Orthosis for athletes

Sports Medicine Clinic offers PRP therapy to heal injured ligaments, tendons and muscles

Sports Medicine Clinic offers PRP therapy to heal injured ligaments, tendons and muscles

Tornier and LifeCell commence enrollment in Conexa Reconstructive Tissue Matrix clinical trial

Tornier and LifeCell commence enrollment in Conexa Reconstructive Tissue Matrix clinical trial

Osteotech submits Duratech BioRegeneration Matrix 510(k) application to the FDA

Osteotech submits Duratech BioRegeneration Matrix 510(k) application to the FDA

Orthopedic surgeon specializes in cutting-edge shoulder procedures from a 45-minute technique

Orthopedic surgeon specializes in cutting-edge shoulder procedures from a 45-minute technique

PRP injections expedite the healing process in injured athletes

PRP injections expedite the healing process in injured athletes

Specialization in one sport increases the risk of injury, find researchers

Specialization in one sport increases the risk of injury, find researchers

Orthopedic surgeon to present latest findings on stem cells and plasma rich platelet therapy

Orthopedic surgeon to present latest findings on stem cells and plasma rich platelet therapy

Rich Plasma and Stem Cell therapies improve orthopedic conditions

Rich Plasma and Stem Cell therapies improve orthopedic conditions

New study reports PRP treatment and its use in sports medicine

New study reports PRP treatment and its use in sports medicine

Advanced Biohealing announces growth strategy to expand its product line

Advanced Biohealing announces growth strategy to expand its product line

KFx Medical receives patent for its surgical knotless tissue fixation techniques

KFx Medical receives patent for its surgical knotless tissue fixation techniques