A Viewpoint on Clinical Approach towards Assessment of Chronic Shoulder Pain

  • Muhammad Shahid Khan Isra University Hyderabad
  • Denny Tijauw Tjoen Lie
  • Andrew Tan Hwee Chye
  • Wael Azzam
Keywords: Shoulder pain, Differential diagnosis, orthopedic special tests.



The shoulder joint offers a wide range of motion and therefore pathologies leading to restriction of its movements affect the routinely performed activities. Symptoms of the shoulder pathologies are often overlapping and usually are not specific to certain pathology. However, as discussed in this manuscript, with a targeted history, still a diagnostic algorithm can be made which can then be further guided by related clinical examination and appropriate investigations to conclude a diagnosis.



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Khan M, Lie D, Chye A, Azzam W. A Viewpoint on Clinical Approach towards Assessment of Chronic Shoulder Pain. JRMC [Internet]. 31Dec.2021 [cited 21Jan.2022];25(4). Available from: https://journalrmc.com/index.php/JRMC/article/view/1814
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