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Table 4 Review of the literature of Lévigne et al.,5 Sirveaux et al.,8 Simovitch et al.,7 Werner et al.,10 and the authors' results, which are divided in a mid-term follow-up (24 to 60 months) and a long-term follow-up (over 60 months) evaluating correlations with objective infraglenoidal notching and clinical results after implantation of an inverted total shoulder prosthesis

From: Infraglenoidal scapular notching in reverse total shoulder replacement: a prospective series of 60 cases and systematic review of the literature

Study Infraglenoidal scapular notching was correlated with Findings
Lévigne et al. 5 (2008)   
Follow-up (24-60 months) Preoperative Constant shoulder score No correlation
  Preoperative active range of motion No correlation
  Postoperative Constant shoulder score No correlation
  Postoperative active range of motion No correlation
  Postoperative Constant pain score No correlation
  Strength (part of the Constant shoulder score) Negative correlation
Sirveaux et al. 8 (2004)   
Follow-up (24-97 months) Postoperative Constant shoulder score Negative correlation
  Postoperative active range of motion No correlation
Simovitch et al 7 (2007)   
Follow-up (24-96 months) Constant shoulder score Negative correlation
  Subjective shoulder value Negative correlation
  Active range of motion Negative correlation
  Lower strength Positive correlation
Werner et al 10 (2005)   
Follow-up (over 24 months) Constant shoulder score No correlation
  Constant pain score No correlation
  Active Range of motion No correlation
Own results (2010)   
Follow-up (24-60 months)   
  Oxford instability score No correlation
  Rowe score for instability No correlation
  Constant pain score No correlation
  Constant shoulder score No correlation
  DASH score No correlation
  Active range of motion No correlation
Follow-up (over 60 months)   
  Oxford instability score No correlation
  Rowe score for instability No correlation
  Constant pain score Positive correlation
  Constant shoulder score No correlation
  DASH score Negative correlation
  Active range of motion Positive correlation