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Table 1 Patients inclusion and exclusion criteria for this study

From: Screw fixation in stemless shoulder arthroplasty for the treatment of primary osteoarthritis leads to less osteolysis when compared to impaction fixation

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Patients are at least 18 years old / Skelettaly mature Any other shoulder related pathologies besides primary osteoarthritis of the glenohumeral joint
The patient is willing and able to cooperate with the required postoperative therapy Disagrees with participation in the study
Was diagnosed with primary osteoarthritis of the glenohumeral joint and required total shoulder arthroplasty  
Complete clinical and radiographic examinations at each required appointment  
Minimal Follow-up of 24 months