Insert a suture into the infraspinatus tendon.
To protect its distal periosteal sleeve, the greater tuberosity is pushed gently into the shoulder cavity instead of being retracted laterally.
Pitfall: use of forceps or clamps in osteoporotic bone
Grabbing bone fragments with a forceps or clamp will typically increase comminution of osteoporotic bone. This should be avoided by using sutures as “handles” for manipulation and reduction.