Posts Tagged ‘shoulder’

Shoulder pain- why you should see a physiotherapist

Part 1: Treating the most common shoulder condition- RCRSP Shoulder pain is common. In fact, according to a recent study, it is the the 3rd most common musculoskeletal complaint given by patients when visiting their family doctors. People with shoulder pain often choose to consult with their GP’s or an orthopedic doctor in order to…

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Clinical Tests to Identify Rotator Cuff Pathology

Subjective history and physical examination of the shoulder have been the cornerstones of the diagnostic process. Diagnosis based on physical tests are important, however studies have now been published that question the accuracy of these clinical tests. Clinical testing should always be carried out after a thorough subjective examination- helping the clinician to clinically reason the pathology.…

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