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Soft Tissue Tenodesis Technique

Suture tenodesis to soft tissue has been advocated due to its simplicity. Two methods have been described. One involves open treatment of suturing the biceps tendon to the transverse humeral ligament and the arthroscopic technique involves suturing the tendon to the CHL or the anterior supraspinatus tendon.

The arthroscopic suture tenodesis technique begins with standard […]

Basic Science-Anatomy

The anatomy of the LHB has been thoroughly examined and little controversy exists in this realm. The LHB originates at and around the supraglenoid tubercle. Although it is intra-articular, it is extrasynovial. Its blood supply is dependant on the portion of tendon in question.

The proximal and middle portions receive blood supply from branches of […]

Tennis Elbow / Lateral Humeral Epicondylitis

WHAT IS TENNIS ELBOW OR LATERAL HUMERAL EPICONDYLITIS?

Tennis elbow is characterized by soreness or pain on the outside of the upper arm near the elbow. There may be a partial tear of the tendon fibers which joins the muscle to bone near their point of origin on the outside of the elbow.

HOW IS […]