Evaluation and management of adult shoulder pain: A focus on rotator cuff disorders, acromioclavicular joint arthritis, and glenohumeral arthritis

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Shoulder pain is a common reason for a patient to see their primary care physician. This article focuses on the evaluation and management of 3 common shoulder disorders; rotator cuff disorders, acromioclavicular joint arthritis, and glenohumeral joint arthritis. The typical history and physical examination findings for each of these entities are highlighted, in addition to treatment options.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)755-775
Number of pages21
JournalMedical Clinics of North America
Volume98
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2014

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Acromioclavicular Joint
Shoulder Pain
Rotator Cuff
Arthritis
Shoulder Joint
Primary Care Physicians
Physical Examination
History
Therapeutics

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  • Medicine(all)

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