Musculoskeletal Shoulder Pain

Painful

Overview

Muscular pain? Or a cardiovascular problem? Will you lean towards over treatment? Or will you risk your patient’s life?


  1. Causes of shoulder pain
  2. Injected corticosteroids for shoulder pain
  3. Intra-articular corticosteroids: potential complications
  4. Ischemic chest pain
  5. NSAIDs and hiatal hernias
  6. Red flags in shoulder pain
  7. Shoulder pain: restricting movements
  8. Shoulder pain: when are Imaging studies indicated?
  9. The drop arm test
  10. The pain ladder
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