Mayo study finds shoulder replacement eases pain, improves motion in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

John W. Sperling, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon, discusses the benefits of arthroplasty for patients with significant shoulder pain due to arthritis associated with rheumatoid arthritis. For more information, see Innovative Bone-Preserving Approaches to Managing Shoulder Arthritis in Young Adults Using Shoulder Replacement.


October 8, 2014

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