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My dad has left shoulder subluxation, is it right for him to exercise with the use of overhead pulley as what his Doc advised him?

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Dr. Carrie Cannon
Family Medicine
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In brief: It depends

It depends on which phase of healing he is in and whether is was anteriorly dislocated (most common) or posteriorly dislocated.
http://www.drhearon.com/documents/PT%20Protocols/Shoulder%20-%20Nonoperative/R1%20-%20Acute%20GHJ%20Dislocation.pdf http://mhmg.memorialhermann.org/uploadedFiles/_Library_Files/Medical_Group/PT/pt_ant_conservative.pdf

In brief: It depends

It depends on which phase of healing he is in and whether is was anteriorly dislocated (most common) or posteriorly dislocated.
http://www.drhearon.com/documents/PT%20Protocols/Shoulder%20-%20Nonoperative/R1%20-%20Acute%20GHJ%20Dislocation.pdf http://mhmg.memorialhermann.org/uploadedFiles/_Library_Files/Medical_Group/PT/pt_ant_conservative.pdf
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