A meta-analysis of the diagnostic test accuracy of MRA and MRI for the detection of glenoid labral injury

Toby O. Smith, Benjamin T. Drew, Andoni P. Toms

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance arthrography (MRA) have gained increasing favour in the assessment of patients with suspected glenoid labral injuries. The purpose of this study was to determine the diagnostic accuracy of MRI or MRA in the detection of gleniod labral lesions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)905-919
Number of pages15
JournalArchives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2012


  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthrography
  • Fibrocartilage
  • Glenoid Cavity
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • ROC Curve
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Shoulder Joint

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