What is the best special test for a SLAP tear? There are many options all with varying efficacy, however, without a proper understanding of the different types of SLAP tears and mechanisms of injury, it’s difficult to select the best … Read more >
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The latest Inner Circle webinar recording on Special Tests to Diagnose SLAP Tears is now available.
Special Tests to Diagnose SLAP Tears
This month’s Inner Circle webinar is on Special Tests to Diagnose SLAP Tears. In this presentation, I review … Read more >
SLAP tears of the shoulder can occur for a variety of reasons, from a traumatic fall to wear-and-tear over time, to more specific injuries that we see in overhead athletes like baseball players.
But that’s a common question I here … Read more >
A SLAP tear is an injury to the superior part of the labrum in the shoulder. The term SLAP stands for Superior Labral tear Anterior to Posterior. This is a very common diagnosis for shoulder injuries. There many different variations … Read more >
Immobilization is commonly performed after acute first time shoulder dislocations. The goal of immobilization is to protect the shoulder and allow healing in an attempt to minimize recurrent instability down the road, which isn’t uncommon.
Unfortunately, once you dislocate your … Read more >
The latest Inner Circle webinar recording on How Rehab Differs Between Traumatic and Atraumatic Shoulder Instability is now available.
How Rehab Differs Between Traumatic and Atraumatic Shoulder Instability
This month’s Inner Circle webinar is on How Rehab Differs Between Traumatic … Read more >
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