Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: post-surgical rehabilitation
published in January - June 2022 - in Il Fisioterapista - issue n.1
Glenda Santinoli

Since its conception, reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RTSA) has gained considerable success due to its ability to treat subjects suffering from shoulder with arthrosis and a severe rotator cuff deficiency.
Technique and surgical choices are fundamental for a good results and rehabilitation is also essential to obtain satisfactory clinical and functional outcomes, but currently no high-quality evidence exists to guide the post-surgical rehabilitation of patients undergoing RTSA.