Research Updates

Success with shoulders?

Friyana Bhabha

Rotator cuff treatments that work...and a couple that don't!

Take Home Messages: Rotator cuff syndrome is a painful shoulder condition that reduces a patient’s ability to function in the workplace and daily life. Exercise, combined with physiotherapy and anti-inflammatory medications, is a beneficial treatment for rotator cuff syndrome. Shock-wave therapy and ultrasound therapy are ineffective treatments for rotator cuff syndrome. Why the study matters: Rotator cuff syndrome o...

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