As a last resort treatment for resistant hypertension in a patient with end-stage renal disease, bilateral nephrectomy

Author(s): Zyan Mikaelson

Primary glenohumeral osteoarthritis has been linked to renal disease, including chronic renal disease and end-stage renal disease. The effects of renal illness on recovery from shoulder arthroplasty, however, are little understood. Consequently, the goal of this study was to assess how renal illness affected the results of shoulder arthroplasty for glenohumeral osteoarthritis.