Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Human Rotator Cuff Tendon|
Eric Y Chang
||San Diego, CA
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2016 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The rotator cuff tendon (RCT) is the primary dynamic stabilizer of the glenohumeral joint and dysfunction can lead to abnormal joint kinematics, ultimately causing cartilage degeneration and cuff arthropathy. RCT pathology is common, present in up to 70% of cases that seek medical attention for shoulder pain. However, not all RCT pathology is equivalent and clinical decision making can be heavily influenced by knowledge of tissue status. Additiona...
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