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- Rotator cuff test. P.G.O'C. // Cortlandt Forum;06/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p134
Offers a suggestion on testing for rotator cuff tendinitis. Treatment for pain.
- Adhesive Capsulitis: A Review. EWALD, ANTHONY // American Family Physician;2/15/2011, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p417
Adhesive capsulitis is a common, yet poorly understood, condition causing pain and loss of range of motion in the shoulder. It can occur in isolation or concomitantly with other shoulder conditions (e.g., rotator cuff tendinopathy, bursitis) or diabetes mellitus. It is often self-limited, but...
- Adhesive Capsulitis. // American Family Physician;2/15/2011, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p423
The article offers information about adhesive capsulitis. It is defined by pain and loss of range of motion in the shoulder and may be experienced in isolation or concomitantly with other shoulder conditions, such as rotator cuff tendinopathy and bursitis, or diabetes mellitus. The condition can...
- Intraosseous foreign body granuloma in rotator cuff repair with bioabsorbable suture anchor. Nusselt, T.; Freche, S.; Klinger, H.-M.; Baums, M. // Archives of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery;Aug2010, Vol. 130 Issue 8, p1037
Biodegradable implants lead to problems such as cyst formation, soft-tissue inflammation, loose implant fragments or local osteolysis. This report represents the first published case of an intraosseous foreign body granuloma in the humeral head after arthroscopic rotator cuff tear fixation with...
- Ultrasound imaging for tailored treatment of patients with acute shoulder pain. Ottenheijm, Ramon P. G.; Cals, Jochen W. L.; Weijers, René; Vanderdood, Kurt; de Bie, Rob A.; Dinant, Geert-Jan // Annals of Family Medicine;Jan/Feb2015, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p53
Purpose:The objective of this study was to assess the frequencies of ultrasound findings in patients with acute rotator cuff disorders in family medicine. Methods:In a prospective observational study, 129 patients aged 18 to 65 years with acute shoulder pain in whom...
- Rotator cuff tendinopathy/subacromial impingement syndrome: is it time for a new method of assessment? // British Journal of Sports Medicine;Apr2009, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p259
Disorders of the shoulder are extremely common, with reports of prevalence ranging from 30% of people experiencing shoulder pain at some stage of their lives up to 50% of the population experiencing at least one episode of shoulder pain annually. In addition to the high incidence, shoulder...
- Minimal Clinically Important Differences in ASES and Simple Shoulder Test Scores After Nonoperative Treatment of Rotator Cuff Disease. Tashjian, Robert Z.; Deloach, Julia; Green, Andrew; Porucznik, Christina A.; Powell, Amy P. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 2, p296
Background: The minimal clinically important difference is the smallest difference in an outcome score that a patient perceives as beneficial. The purpose of this study was to determine the minimal clinically important difference in the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) score and in...
- Abstracts of recent literature. Edelstein, Joan; Schein, Jerome D. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Aug94, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p259
Provides an abstract of the paper `Rotator Cuff Disease: A Review of Diagnosis Pathopathology, and Current Trends in Treatment,' by B.G. Frieman, T.J. Albert and J.M. Fenlin.
- Rotator cuff disorders. Rodgers, Jeffrey A.; Crosby, Lynn A. // American Family Physician;7/1/1996, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p127
Reports on the diseases afflicting the rotator cuff of the shoulder joint. Functional anatomy; Etiology and pathogenesis; Medical history; Physical examination; Diagnostic imaging; Treatment.