Scientific Articles and Publications

Subacromial spacer placement for protection of rotator cuff repair.

Szöllösy G, Rosso C, Fogerty S, Petkin K, Lafosse L.

Arthrosc Tech. 2014 Oct 6;3(5):e605-9. doi: 10.1016/j.eats.2014.06.017. eCollection 2014 Oct.

The Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure for Anterior Shoulder Instability: 5-Year Minimum Follow-up.

Dumont GD, Fogerty S, Rosso C, Lafosse L.

Am J Sports Med. 2014 Nov;42(11):2560-6. doi: 10.1177/0363546514544682. Epub 2014 Aug 12.

Arthroscopic nerve release and decompression of ganglion cysts around the shoulder joint.

Agneskirchner JD, Haag M, Lafosse L.

Oper Orthop Traumatol. 2014 Jun;26(3):277-87. doi: 10.1007/s00064-013-0278-8. Epub 2014 Jun 14. German.

Arthroscopic repair of large subscapularis tendon tears: 2- to 4-year clinical and radiographic outcomes.

Lanz U, Fullick R, Bongiorno V, Saintmard B, Campens C, Lafosse L.

Arthroscopy. 2013 Sep;29(9):1471-8. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2013.06.004. Epub 2013 Aug 2.

A Concise and Comprehensive Description of Shoulder Pathology and Procedures: The 4D Code System.

Lafosse L, Van Isacker T, Wilson JB, Shi LL.

Adv Orthop. 2012;2012:930543. doi: 10.1155/2012/930543. Epub 2012 Dec 4.

Arthroscopic arthrolysis for recalcitrant frozen shoulder: a lateral approach.

Lafosse L, Boyle S, Kordasiewicz B, Guttierez-Arramberi M, Fritsch B, Meller R.

Arthroscopy. 2012 Jul;28(7):916-23. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2011.12.014. Epub 2012 Mar 14.

Arthroscopic biceps tenodesis to supraspinatus tendon: technical note.

Lafosse L, Shah AA, Butler RB, Fowler RL.

Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2011 Jul;40(7):345-7. No abstract available.

Arthroscopic coracoid transfer : Indications, technique and initial results.

Agneskirchner JD, Haag M, Lafosse L.

Orthopade. 2011 Jan;40(1):41-51. doi: 10.1007/s00132-010-1678-1. German.

Arthroscopic repair of subscapularis tear: Surgical technique and results.

Lafosse L, Lanz U, Saintmard B, Campens C.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2010 Dec;96(8 Suppl):S99-108. doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2010.09.009. Epub 2010 Nov 9.

Arthroscopic latarjet procedure.

Lafosse L, Boyle S, Gutierrez-Aramberri M, Shah A, Meller R.

Orthop Clin North Am. 2010 Jul;41(3):393-405. doi: 10.1016/j.ocl.2010.02.004. Review.

Subacromial internal spacer for rotator cuff tendon repair: "the balloon technique".

Kilinc AS, Ebrahimzadeh MH, Lafosse L.

Arthroscopy. 2009 Aug;25(8):921-4. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2009.02.017.

A new approach to improving the tissue grip of the medial-row repair in the suture-bridge technique: the "modified lasso-loop stitch".

Toussaint B, Schnaser E, Lafosse L, Bahurel J, Gobezie R.

Arthroscopy. 2009 Jun;25(6):691-5. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2008.11.002. Epub 2009 Feb 1.

The arthroscopic Latarjet procedure for the treatment of anterior shoulder instability.

Lafosse L, Lejeune E, Bouchard A, Kakuda C, Gobezie R, Kochhar T.

Arthroscopy. 2007 Nov;23(11):1242.e1-5. Epub 2007 Oct 3.

Cuff integrity after Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff repair : correlation with Clinical Results in 576 cases.

Arthroscopy : 2007 April (vol 23, Issue 4, Pages 340-346)

Flurin PH, Landreau, Gregory T, Boileau P, Lafosse L, Guillo S, Kempf JF, Toussaint B, Courage O, Brassart N, Laprelle E, Charousset C, Steyer A, Wolf EM

Arthroscopic release of suprascapular nerve entrapment at the suprascapular notch: technique and preliminary results.

Lafosse L, Tomasi A, Corbett S, Baier G, Willems K, Gobezie R.

Arthroscopy. 2007 Jan;23(1):34-42.

Arthroscopic repair of large cuff tears using patching and augmentation of remaining defects with Restore: presentation and description of a new arthroscopical method.

Leuzinger J, Haag M, Lafosse L.

Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot. 2005 Dec;91(S8):69. No abstract available.

Analgesia after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: subacromial versus interscalene continuous infusion of ropivacaine.

Delaunay L, Souron V, Lafosse L, Marret E, Toussaint B.

Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2005 Mar-Apr;30(2):117-22.

Arthroscopic treatment of chronic anterior shoulder instability.

Lafosse L, Iserin A, Kempf JF, Hardy P.

Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot. 2000 Sep;86 Suppl 1:106-9. French. No abstract available.

Arthroscopic assessment of full-thickness rotator cuff tears.

Thomazeau H, Gleyze P, Lafosse L, Walch G, Kelbérine F, Coudane H.

Arthroscopy. 2000 May-Jun;16(4):367-72.

Sentinel sign: a sign of biceps tendon which indicates the presence of subscapularis tendon rupture.

Sahu D, Fullick R, Giannakos A, Lafosse L.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2014 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]

Transfer of the coracoid process in recurrent anterior instability of the shoulder joint. The arthroscopic Latarjet procedure.

Agneskirchner JD, Lafosse L.

Oper Orthop Traumatol. 2014 Jun;26(3):296-306. doi: 10.1007/s00064-011-0052-8. Epub 2014 Jun 14. German.

Technical guide and tips on the all-arthroscopic Latarjet procedure.

Rosso C, Bongiorno V, Samitier G, Dumont GD, Szöllösy G, Lafosse L.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2014 May 10. [Epub ahead of print]

Arthroscopic posterior bone block augmentation in posterior shoulder instability.

Schwartz DG, Goebel S, Piper K, Kordasiewicz B, Boyle S, Lafosse L.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Aug;22(8):1092-101. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2012.09.011. Epub 2013 Jan 20.

Arthroscopic posterior bone block: surgical technique.

Lafosse L, Franceschi G, Kordasiewicz B, Andrews WJ, Schwartz D.

Musculoskelet Surg. 2012 Dec;96(3):205-12. doi: 10.1007/s12306-012-0220-5. Epub 2012 Aug 22. Review.

Management of the stiff shoulder. A prospective multicenter comparative study of the six main techniques in use: 235 cases.

Gleyze P, Clavert P, Flurin PH, Laprelle E, Katz D, Toussaint B, Benkalfate T, Charousset C, Joudet T, Georges T, Hubert L, Lafosse L, Hardy P, Solignac N, Lévigne C; French Arthroscopy Society.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2011 Dec;97(8 Suppl):S167-81. doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2011.09.004. Epub 2011 Oct 28.

Arthroscopic suprascapular nerve release: indications and technique.

Lafosse L, Piper K, Lanz U.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011 Mar;20(2 Suppl):S9-13. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2010.12.003. Review. No abstract available.

Biomechanical evaluation of 3 arthroscopic self-cinching stitches for shoulder arthroscopy: the lasso-loop, lasso-mattress, and double-cinch stitches.

Ponce BA, Hosemann CD, Raghava P, Tate JP, Eberhardt AW, Lafosse L.

Am J Sports Med. 2011 Jan;39(1):188-94. doi: 10.1177/0363546510383394. Epub 2010 Nov 12.

Can we improve the indication for Bankart arthroscopic repair? A preliminary clinical study using the ISIS score.

Thomazeau H, Courage O, Barth J, Pélégri C, Charousset C, Lespagnol F, Nourissat G, Audebert S, Guillo S, Toussaint B, Lafosse L, Bradel J, Veillard D, Boileau P; French Arthroscopy Society.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2010 Dec;96(8 Suppl):S77-83. doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2010.09.007. Epub 2010 Oct 28.

Arthroscopic Latarjet procedure.

Lafosse L, Boyle S.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2010 Mar;19(2 Suppl):2-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2009.12.010.

Primary total shoulder arthroplasty performed entirely thru the rotator interval: technique and minimum two-year outcomes.

Lafosse L, Schnaser E, Haag M, Gobezie R.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2009 Nov-Dec;18(6):864-73. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2009.03.017. Epub 2009 Jun 21.

The outcome and structural integrity of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair with use of the double-row suture anchor technique. Surgical technique.

Lafosse L, Brzoska R, Toussaint B, Gobezie R.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008 Oct;90 Suppl 2 Pt 2:275-86. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.H.00388.

The outcome and structural integrity of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair with use of the double-row suture anchor technique.

Lafosse L, Brozska R, Toussaint B, Gobezie R.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007 Jul;89(7):1533-41.

Structural integrity and clinical outcomes after arthroscopic repair of isolated subscapularis tears.

Lafosse L, Jost B, Reiland Y, Audebert S, Toussaint B, Gobezie R.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007 Jun;89(6):1184-93.

A new technique to improve tissue grip: "the lasso-loop stitch".

Lafosse L, Van Raebroeckx A, Brzoska R.

Arthroscopy. 2006 Nov;22(11):1246.e1-3.

[Arthroscopic repair of full-thickness cuff tears: a multicentric retrospective study of 576 cases with anatomical assessment].

Flurin PH, Landreau P, Gregory T, Boileau P, Brassart N, Courage O, Dagher E, Graveleau N, Guillo S, Kempf JF, Lafosse L, Laprelle E, Toussaint B; et la Société Française d’Artroscopie.

Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot. 2005 Dec;91(S8):31-42. French.

Arthroscopic treatment of acute and chronic acromioclavicular joint dislocation.

Lafosse L, Baier GP, Leuzinger J.

Arthroscopy. 2005 Aug;21(8):1017.

Interpleural migration of an interscalene catheter.

Souron V, Reiland Y, De Traverse A, Delaunay L, Lafosse L.

Anesth Analg. 2003 Oct;97(4):1200-1. No abstract available.

Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a multicentric retrospective study of 87 cases with anatomical assessment.

Gleyze P, Thomazeau H, Flurin PH, Lafosse L, Gazielly DF, Allard M.

Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot. 2000 Oct;86(6):566-74. French.

Book Chapters

ARTHROSKOSPISCHE SHULTERCHIRURGIE 2013
J.D Agneskirchner/L. Lafosse/P. Lobenhoffer

Ch 2. Arthroskopische Schulterdiagnostik – Checklisten Schultearthroskopie
Ch 5. Arthroscopische Stabilisierung bei vordere Schulterinstabilität
Ch 8. Arthroscopische Subakromiale Dekompression und Resektion des Akromioklavikulargelenks
Ch13. Arthroskipische Behandlung Von Subscapularisrissen – Diagnose, Klassifikation und Technik
Ch 14. Arthroskopische Behandlung von Läsionen der Bizepssehne
Ch 16. Arthroskopie von Nervenstrukturen der Schulter
Ch 17. Instabilität des Akromioklavikulargenlenks – Diagnostik, Klassifikation, arthroskopische, Stabilisierung

ARTHROSCOPIC ROTATOR CUFF SURGERY 2008 “A practical Approach to Management” Edition by Jeffrey S. Abrams & Robert H. Bell: Chapter 13 ”Arthroscopic Repair of Subscaularis Tears” Lafosse L, Gobezie R.

ARTHROSCOPIC ROTATOR CUFF SURGERY 2008 “A practical Approach to Management” Edition by Jeffrey S. Abrams & Robert H. Bell: Chapter 23” Endoscopic Release of Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment at the Suprascapular Notch” Lafosse L, Kochhar T.

Disorders of the Shoulder – Diagnosis and Management – Second Edition 2007

J Iannotti & Williams – Editors Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

“Management of Rotator Cuff Disease: Intact and Repairable Cuff” p53-100 – J Iannotti, M J Codsi, L Lafosse & E Flatow

An Atlas of SHOULDER ARTHROSCOPY 2003

A. Imhoff, J. Ticker, F. Fu Editors Martin Dunitz

Arthroscopic Repair of Rotator Cuff Tears: Absorbable Panalok RC anchors with Panaryl suture p313-317  – L. Lafosse

Rockwood: The Shoulder, 4th ed. 2009 

Edition by Saunders Elsevier: Chapter 21 ”Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy” Lafosse L, Manuel Haag, Tom Van Isacker, Ludwig Anné.

Evolution of Shoulder Arthroscopy….    1045

The Shoulder as a House….    1045

The Arthroscopic Portals….    1046

Shoulder Pathology by Area….    1047

ARTHROSCOPIE –  Second Edition  2006
Société Française d’Arthroscopie Editeur ELSEVIER

62.   Traitement arthroscopique des lésions de la coiffe des rotateurs
L. Lafosse, Y. Reiland, B. Toussaint …….    356

65.   Instabilité Antérieure de L’épaule: Démembrement des Lésions et Aspect Arthroscopique
L. Lafosse …….    390

71.   Traitement arthroscopique des instabilités postérieures de l’épaule
L. Lafosse, B. Toussaint, J. Bahurel …….    426

75.   Traitement arthroscopique des luxations acromioclaviculaires
L. Lafosse, G. Estour …….    446

87.   Neurolyse endoscopique du nerf suprascapulaire à l’échancrure coracoïdienne
L. Lafosse, K. Willems, A. Tomasi,
G. Baier, R. Brzoska, S. Corbet, P. Oudot …….    515

Complex and revision Problems in SHOULDER SURGERY – Second Edition 2005

J.P. Warner, J Iannotti & E Flatow Editors Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Arthroscopic rotator cuff Repair” – L. Lafosse