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The Shoulder Exam

 
 
Examination of the shoulders is performed to identify and localise pathology affecting the bones, joints or soft tissues associated with the shoulder.

The Patient

Look

Feel

Move - Glenohumeral Joint

Move - Scapula

Special Tests - Rotator Cuff

Special Tests - Instability

Special Tests - Impingement

 
 
 

Read More...

Kölbel R. The bow test for the subacromial impingement syndrome. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 1994 Jul; 3(4): 254-5. Link
Kölbel R. The bow test for the subacromial impingement syndrome. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 1994; 3(4): 254-255. Link
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