shoulder subluxation

shoulder subluxation

the separation of the humeral head from the glenoid cavity, resulting in strain on the soft tissues surrounding the shoulder joint.
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5] Shoulder subluxation interferes with the daily life activities due to impaired upper limb motor function, which may prolong the rehabilitation process.
Shoulder pain in stroke patients may be due to shoulder subluxation, rotator cuff impingement/tear, adhesive capsulitis, bicipital tendonitis or other reasons2-6.
A meta-analysis was carried out by Ada and Foongchomcheay (2002) to examine the efficacy of surface ES for the prevention or reduction of shoulder subluxation after stroke.
4) Prolonged mechanical ventilation time is associated with diaphragmatic atrophy, delirium, and the development of contractures, pressure areas, and shoulder subluxation.
Ellsbury missed 79 games after suffering a right shoulder subluxation April 13.
19) There was no reported shoulder subluxation or loss of triceps function.
Thomas already wears a harness because he played this season with a shoulder subluxation, which is a temporary, partial dislocation of the shoulder joint.
Doctors would later tell him that it was a shoulder subluxation with a bruised humeral head and a torn labrum.
The actual incidence of shoulder subluxation reported in the literature is highly variable.
Shoulder subluxation [a partial dislocation] is an issue primarily for people with high quadriplegia who do not have normal shoulder musculature.
Treatment of shoulder subluxation includes proper positioning, weight-bearing exercises, and shoulder musculature strengthening.