Yes. I do my knee and shoulder stablisations via keyhole and other operations (such as thumb or ankle stablisations) as open procedures. For more major/bony stablisations around the shoulder and all foot and ankle stablisations, open surgery remains the gold standard in longer term studies, depending on the kind of activities you want to do.

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