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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients who underwent arthroscopic Bankart repair (n = 100)

From: Mid-term to long-term results of primary arthroscopic Bankart repair for traumatic anterior shoulder instability: a retrospective study

Age (years)37(29–33)
Age at surgery (years)27.8(19–25)
Age at first instability event (years)23.6(17–29)
Time to surgery (months)51.4(2–57)
Preoperative instability episodes
 Group A: 133(33%)
 Group B: > 167(67%)
 Group B1 [2,3,4,5]27(40.2%)
 Group B2 (> 5)40(59.8%)
Dominant side affected
No. of suture anchors used
in Bankart repair
Preoperative type of sport activity
 Non-contact sports43(43%)
 Limited-contact sports25(25%)
 Full-contact sports32(32%)
Preoperative level of sport
Level of occupational shoulder stress
 Low stress69(69%)
 Moderate stress11(11%)
 High stress20(20%)
  1. *Values are mean, interquartile range (25–75%) or n (%)