The practical considerations which underline the diagnosis and treatment of patients with shoulder disorders are presented in this concise, easy to understand, and informative text. Activities to help the reader master the problems, methods and mechanical principles of the shoulder are provided. Coverage includes frozen shoulder, post traumatic stiff shoulder, TUBS syndrome, glenohumeral instabliity, scapulothoracic snapping and cuff tears.When rotator cuff tears are relatively recent and when a significant force was required to tear the tendon, the chances of regaining shoulder strength by rotator cuff repair surgery are good. Conversely, when the defect is long-standing andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Practical Evaluation and Management of the Shoulder|
|Author||:||Frederick A. Matsen|
|Publisher||:||W.B. Saunders Company - 1994|