Shoulder Pain

Read evidence based information about common shoulder conditions, along with summaries of papers from the Shoulder CoP journal club

  • Shoulder Instability

    Shoulder Instability

    Anatomy of GHJ Shoulder instability is a common problem affecting patients most often in their 2nd and 3rd decades of...


  • Shoulder Anatomy

    Shoulder Anatomy

    Joints The shoulder girdle consists of: • Glenohumeral joint • Acromioclavicular joint • Scapulothoracic articulation   Glenohumeral Joint (GHJ) The...


  • Frozen Shoulder

    Frozen Shoulder

    Anatomy of GHJ Incidence & Prevalence of Adhesive Capsulitis Adhesive capsulitis (also termed frozen shoulder, stiff painful shoulder or periarthritis)...


  • Slap Lesion

    Slap Lesion

    SLAP lesion describes labral tears specifically located in the anterosuperior quadrant of the glenoid, near the origin of the long...


  • Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy

    Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy

    Tendinopathy is a generic term without aetiological, biochemical or histological implications and is used to describe pathology in, and pain...


  • Medical and Surgical Management

    Medical and Surgical Management

    Surgical Management Shoulder Arthroscopy Shoulder arthroscopy is a type of surgery to examine or repair the tissues inside or around...