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Rotator cuff tears are one of the most common injuries we see in orthopedic physical therapy. During the clinical examination of the shoulder, we want to perform special tests designed to detect a rotator cuff tear. In this article, I’ll share my 4 favorite special tests for rotator cuff tears that I perform during my clinical examination of the shoulder. These 4 tests do a good job detecting larger tears that are causing dysfunction.