A 46-year-old male asked:
Why is it recommended to stop overhead activities while treating a rotator cuff injury?
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Internal Medicine 59 years experience
One of the: major tendons injured (torn) in a RTC (Rotator Cuff) injury is the SUPRASPINATUS which is the majot muscle/tendon complex responsible for LIFTING YOUR ARM OVERHEAD....thus RESTING IT is a necessary part of the REHABILITATION from a RTC injury!!!!
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A 39-year-old member asked:
What would doctors recommend to help with rotator cuff injury?
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Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
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Last updated Mar 6, 2019
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