Subacromial Balloon Spacer Does Not Reduce the Retear Rate for Massive Rotator Cuff Tears: A Comparative Study

JC Minarro, C Bassi, A Boltuch, M Urbano Luque, GA Buijze, L Lafosse, T Lafosse

Arthroscopy 2023,Jun 30;S0749-8063(23)00511-X. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2023.06.032

A pilot-study focusing on internal rotation after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty using the Activities of Daily Living which require Internal Rotation (ADLIR) score

JJ Beckers, L Lafosse, G Caruso, L Kopel, P Commeil, S Mariaux, T Lafosse

Shoulder Elbow. 2022 Dec;14(6):657-662. doi: 10.1177/17585732211053273. Epub 2021 Oct 25.

Arthroscopic Bone Block Procedure for Posterior Shoulder Instability: Updated Surgical Technique

SH van Spanning K Picard G A Buijze A Themessl L Lafosse T Lafosse

Arthrosc Tech 2022 Sep 17;11(10):e1793-e1799. doi:10.1016/j.eats.2022.06.016. eCollection 2022 Oct

Correlation between preoperative clinical examination and intraoperatively found subscapularis tendon tear

Camenzind,  J Martin Becerra, T O Tondelli, L Gossing, J Serane Fresnel, T Lafosse, L Lafosse

Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2022 Jan 10. doi: 10.1007/s00590-021-03197-5. Online ahead of print.

The 360 Double Lasso Loop for Biceps Tenodesis: Tips and Tricks

Lafosse T, Kopel L, Beckers J, Lafosse L

Arthrosc Tech. 2021 Jul 13;10(8):e1889-e1895.doi: 10.1016/j.eats.2021.04.012. eCollection 2021 Aug.

Live Surgery: a retrospective study on the outcomes and complications of 7 orthopedic live surgery events

Lafosse L, Protais M, C. Moody M, Colas M, Puah KL, Lafosse T

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res.2021 Feb 24;102871. doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2021.102871.
Online ahead of print. PMID : 33639289


The V-shaped subscapularis tenotomy for anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty

Henderson DJH, Christensen TJ, Vo A, Plath Je, Popescu IA, Lafosse L

Int Orthop. 2021 Jan;45(1):199-208. doi: 10.1007/s00264-020-04880-8. Epub 2020 Nov 19.


Predictive Value of Gagey's Hyperabduction Test in Identifying Inferior Glenohumeral Ligament Lesions

SH van Spanning , T Lafosse , L P E Verweij, S K Van Rijn, L Lafosse, G A Buijze 

Orthop. Traumatol Surg Res. 2022 Dec 2;103500 doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2022.103500. Online ahead of print.

Technical Guide and Tips to Posterior Arthroscopic Latissimus Dorsi Transfer for Irreparable Posterosuperior Rotator Cuff Tears

V Lopez Fernandez, S Mariaux, T Lafosse, L Lafosse

Arthrosc Tech. 2022 Apr22;11(5):e755e762.doi:10.1016/j.eats.2021.12.031. eCollection 2022 May


Acceptable Long-Term Outcomes of Arthroscopic Bone Grafting for Recurrent Posterior Shoulder Instability: Minimum Follow-Up of 5 Years

Camenzind RS, Becerra JM, Gossing L, Serane-Fresnel J, Wagner ER, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy. 2021 Mar;37(3):816-823.doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2020.10.052. Epub 2020 Dec 29.


Restoration of the Posterior Glenoid in Recurrent Posterior Shoulder Instability Using an Arthroscopically Placed Iliac Crest Bone Graft: A Computed Tomography-Based Analysis

Camenzind RS, Gossing L, Beccera ML, Ernstbrunner L, Serane-Fresnel J, Lafosse L


Publications scientifiques

Technical Guide and Tips to Anterior Arthroscopic Latissimus Dorsi Transfer for Irreparable Subscapularis Tears

Lafosse T, Fortané T, Mc Bride A, Salentiny Y, Sahin K, Lafosse L

Arthrosc Tech. 2020 Nov 20;9(11):e1737-e1745.doi:10.1016/j.eats.2020.07.021. 
eCollection 2020 Nov.


All-Endoscopic Treatment of Acromioclavicular Joint Dislocation: Coracoclavicular Ligament Suture and Acromioclavicular Ligament Desincarceration

Lafosse T, Fortané T, Lafosse L

Athrosc Tech. 2020 Sep 25;9(10):e1485-e1494.doi: 10.1016/j.eats.2020.06.011.
eCollection 2020 Oct.


Global Perspectives on Management of Shoulder Instability: Decision Making and Treatment

Friedman LGM, Lafosse L, Garrigues GE

Orthop Clin North Am.2020 Apr;51(2):241-258. doi: 10.1016/j.ocl.2019.11.008. 
Epub 2020 Jan 31.PMID: 32138862 Review.


The new LassoLoop360° technique for biomechanically superior tissue grip

Müller S, Flury R, Zimmermann S, de Wild M, Fogerty S, Lafosse L, Bongiorno V, Rosso C.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatolo Arthrosc. 2019 Dec;27(12):3962-3969.doi: 10.1007/s00167-019-05604-1. Epub 2019 Jun 28.


Learning Curves in the Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure: A Multicenter Analysis of the First 25 Cases of 5 International Surgeons

Leuzinger J, Brzoska R, Métais P, Clavert P, Nourissat G, Walch G, Smolen D, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy. 2019 Aug;35(8):2304-2311.doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2019.03.035. Epub 2019 Jul 23.


Arthroscopic Double-Layer Lasso Loop Technique to Repair Delaminated Rotator Cuff Tears

Opsomer GJ, Gupta A, Haeni DL, Schubert T, Lejeune E, Petkin K, Maharaj J, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy Tech. 2018 Nov;34(11):2943-2951.doi:10.1016/j.arthro.2018.06.024. 
Epub 2018 Oct 3.


Arthroscopic Latarjet Techniques: Graft and Fixation Positioning Assessed With 2-Dimensional Computed Tomography Is Not Equivalent With Standard Open Technique

Neyton L, Barth J, Nourissat G, Métais P, Boileau P, Walch G, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy. 2018 Jul;34(7):2032-2040.doi:10.1016/j.arthro.2018.01.054. Epub 2018 May 19.


Can a Drill Guide Improve the Coracoid Graft Placement During the Latarjet Procedure? A Prospective Comparative Study With the Freehand Technique

Barth J, Boutsiadis A, Neyton L, Lafosse L, Walch G

Orthop J Sports Med. 2017 Oct 20;5(10):2325967117734218. doi: 10.1177/2325967117734218. 
eCollection 2017 Oct.

Is the two-dimensional computed tomography scan analysis reliable for coracoid graft positioning in Latarjet procedures?

Barth J, Neyton L, Métais P, Panisset JC, Baverel L, Walch G, Lafosse L, French Society of Arthroscopy

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Aug;26(8):e237-e242. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.12.067. 
Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Arthroscopic Screw Removal After Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure

Lafosse T, Amsallem L, Delgrande D, Gerometta A, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy.2017 May 8;6(3):e559-e566. doi:10.1016/j.eats.2016.12.002. eCollection 2017 Jun.

Identification of a Remodeled Neo-tendon After Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure

Smolen D, Went P, Tomala D, Sternberg C, Lafosse L, Leuzinger L

Arthroscopy.2017 Mar;33(3):534-542.doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2016.08.020. Epub 2016 Nov 18.

Three-dimensional volume measurement of coracoid graft osteolysis after arthroscopic Latarjet procedure

Haeni D, Opsomer G, Sood A, Munji J, Sanchez M, Villain B, Walch G, Lafosse L, Société Française d’Arthroscopie

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017 Mar;26(3):484-489.doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2016.08.007.
 Epub 2016 Oct7.

Preliminary clinical outcomes of Latarjet-Patte coracoid transfer by arthroscopy vs. open surgery: Prospective multicentre study of 390 cases

Metais P, Clavert P, Barth J, Boileau P, Broszka R, Nourissat G, Leuzinger J, Walch G, Lafosse L.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2016 Dec;102(8S):S271S276. doi:10.1016/j.otsr.2016.08.003. Epub 2016 Oct 19.

Is anterior glenoid bone block position reliably assessed by standard radiography? A cadaver study

Clavert P, Koch G, Neyton L, Metais P, Barth J, Walch G, Lafosse L, French Arthroscopic Society

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2016 Dec;102(8S):S281-S285.doi:10.1016/j.otsr.2016.08.005. 
Epub 2016 Oct 4.

Functional outcomes after open versus arthroscopic Latarjet procedure: A prospective comparative study

Nourissat G, Neyton L, Metais P, Clavert P, Villain B, Haeni D, Walch G,  Lafosse L, French Arthroscopic Society

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2016 Dec;102(8S):S277-S279.doi:10.1016/j.otsr.2016.08.004. 
Epub 2016 Sep 27

Hyper extension-internal rotation (HERI): A new test for anterior gleno-humeral instability

Lafosse T, Fogerty S, Idoine J, Gobezie R, Lafosse L.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2016 Feb;102(1):3-12. doi:10.1016/j.otsr.2015.10.006. Epub 2015 Dec 22.

Brachial plexus endoscopic dissection and correlation with open dissection

Lafosse T, Masmejean E , Bihel T , Lafosse L.

Chir Main 2015 Dec;34(6):286-93.doi: 10.1016/j.main.2015.08.007. Epub 2015 Nov 12.

Complications of the Latarjet procedure

Gupta A, Delaney R, Petkin K, Lafosse L.

Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med 2015 Mar;8(1):59-66 doi:10.1007/s12178-015-9258-y

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.

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 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 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.

Endoscopic brachial plexus neurolysis in the management of infraclavicular nerve injuries due to glenohumeral dislocation

Le Hanneur M, Colas M, Serane-Fresnel J, Lafosse L, Grandjean A, Silvera J, Lafosse T

Injury 2020 Nov;51(11):2592-2600.doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2020.08.005. Epub 2020 Aug 3.


Ten-year clinical and magnetic resonance imaging evaluation after repair of isolated subscapularis tears

Liu y, Lafosse L, Opsomer G, Villain B, Kempf JF, Collin P

JSES Int.2020 Jun 6;4(4):913-918.doi: 10.1016/j.jseint.2020.04.026.eCollection 2020 Dec. 


Functional improvements in active elevation, external rotation, and internal rotation after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty with isolated latissimus dorsi transfer: surgical technique and midterm follow-up

Popescu IA, Bihel T, Henderson D, JM Becerra, Agneskirchner J, Lafosse L

J Shoulder Elbow Surg.2019 Dec;28(12):2356-2363.doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2019.04.039. 
Epub 2019 Jul 9


Tissue on the Transferred Coracoid Graft After Latarjet Procedure: Histological and Morphological Findings

Haeni DL, Lafosse T, Haggerty C, Plath J, Kida Y, Sanchez-Brass M, Wolf F, Calvo E, Müller AM, Barbero A, Lafosse L

Am J Sports Med. 2019 Mar;47(3):704-712. doi: 10.1177/0363546518819825. Epub 2019 Feb 4.


Tissue on the Transferred Coracoid Graft After Latarjet Procedure: Histological and Morphological Findings

Haeni DL, Lafosse T, Haggerty C, Plath J, Kida Y, Sanchez-Brass M, Wolf F, Calvo E, Müller AM, Barbero A, Lafosse L

Am J sports Med. 2019Mar;47(3):704-712.doi: 10.1177/0363546518819825. Epub 2019 Feb 4.


All-Endoscopic Resection of an Infraclavicular Brachial Plexus Schwannoma: Surgical Technique

Lafosse T, Le Hanneur M, Popescu IA, Bihel T, Masmejean E, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy Tech. 2018 Jul 30;7(8):e869-e873.doi: 10.1016/j.eats.2018.04.010.
eCollection 2018 Aug.


Arthroscopic double bone block augmentation is a salvage procedure for anterior and posterior shoulder instability secondary to glenoid bone loss

Haeni D, Sanchez M, Johannes P, Victoria L, Henderson D, Munji J, Petkin K, Lafosse L

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2018 Aug;26(8):2447-2453. doi: 10.1007/s00167-018-4875-6.
Epub 2018 May 11.


Does the Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure Effectively Correct "Off-Track" Hill-Sachs Lesions?

Plath JE, Henderson DJH, Coquay J, Duck K, Haeni D, Lafosse L

Am J Sports Med 2018 Jan;46(1):72-78. doi: 10.1177/0363546517728717. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

All-Endoscopic Brachial Plexus Complete Neurolysis for Idiopathic Neurogenic Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: A Prospective Case Series

Lafosse T, Le Hanneur M, Lafosse L

Arthroscopy.2017 Aug;33(8):1449-1457.doi:10.1016/j.arthro.2017.01.050. Epub 2017 Apr 17.

All-Arthroscopic Revision Eden-Hybinette Procedure for Failed Instability Surgery: Technique and Preliminary Results

Giannakos A, Vezeridis PS, Schwatz DG, Jany R, Lafosse L.

Arthroscopy.2017 Jan;33(1):39-48. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2016.05.021. Epub 2016 Jul 16.

Neurovascular Compression After the Latarjet Procedure

Galvin JW,  Romanowski JR, Boykin RE, Eichinger JK, Lafosse L.

Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2015 Dec;38(12):e1164-8.doi: 10.3928/01477447-20151123-09.

Posterior shoulder instability following anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty: A case report and review of management

Galvin JW, Eichinger JK, Boykin RE, Szöllosy G, Lafosse L.

Int J Shoulder Surg. 2015 Oct-Dec;9(4):131-4. doi:10.4103/0973-6042.167955

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

Publications scientifiques


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.

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

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


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
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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