Is Rotator cuff repair surgery effective?

Sometimes people might be looking into surgery for their Rotator cuff tear but what does the research find is the effectiveness of surgery for Rotator cuff tears

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  • Carr, Andrew, et al. “Effectiveness of open and arthroscopic rotator cuff repair (UKUFF) A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL.” The bone & joint journal 99.1 (2017): 107-115.

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Online Physiotherapy

Put simply this is Physio done via either telephone or video over the internet. Skype and facetime are examples of this.

Contrary to popular belief online physiotherapy can be very effective and it can help the same injuries that face to face physio can help. I have helped many people with injuries such as disc prolapses, tennis elbow, neck pain and much more).