rotator cuff

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a supporting structure of the shoulder consisting of the muscles and tendons that attach the arm to the shoulder joint and enable the arm to move

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Considering internal rotation, athletes group demonstrated higher thoracohumeral range-of-motion, when compared with non-athletes, but no differences were found in scapulohumeral range-of-motion, which means that higher values of internal rotation seen in athletes seem to be due to an evident scapular contribution.
The coracoclavicular ligaments play an important role in linking scapulohumeral motion and scapulothoracic motion.
A suspected case of proximal diabetic neuropathy predominantly presenting with scapulohumeral muscle weakness and deep aching pain.
Any abnormality in the normal position or motion of the scapula during coupled scapulohumeral movements is termed scapular dyskinesis.
Here the technique is addressing a contributing factor (for example, increased scapulothoracic or scapulohumeral muscle tone) that, in turn, may reduce the load on the glenohumeral source(s) of the symptoms.