Alec Tinker Osteopath in Yorkshire – Back pain, Rehabilitation, Sports Injuries

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Rotator cuff disease/Sub acromial pai...

Rotator cuff disease/Sub acromial pain syndrome
Anatomy and pathophysiology The rotator cuff is made up of 4 muscles that are responsible for dynamic stabilisation of the gleno-humeral joint (shoulder joint). The supraspinatus, infraspinatus and subscapularis tendons merge together as they insert onto the humerus and the teres minor attaches onto the back of the humerus. It is thought that [...]