The presence and influence of posterior capsule tightness on different shoulder problems


DÜZGÜN İ., TURGUT E., Cinar-Medeni O., KAFA N., TUNA Z., ELBASAN B., ...More

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.30, no.2, pp.187-193, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-160731
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.187-193
  • Keywords: Posterior capsule, frozen shoulder, shoulder impingement syndrome, partial rotator cuff tear, SUBACROMIAL IMPINGEMENT SYNDROME, FROZEN SHOULDER, SCAPULOHUMERAL RHYTHM, INTERNAL IMPINGEMENT, SCAPULAR KINEMATICS, GLENOHUMERAL RANGE, BASEBALL PLAYERS, MOTION, RELIABILITY, ROTATION
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: In the literature it has been shown that posterior capsule flexibility is a precursor to shoulder problems. However, no study thus far has shown the influence of the flexibility of posterior capsule in different shoulder pathologies.