Sunday, March 20, 2011

An example, the SST in Degenerative Joint Disease of the Shoulder

To illustrate the way in which the  Simple Shoulder Test (SST) characterizes the status of the shoulder, here are the average SST results from over 2000 patients that came to us for total shoulder replacement for arthritis. Keep in mind that this represents the patients' assessment of their own shoulders. It serves as the starting point for treatment and for measuring the effectiveness of the treatment selected.

We have a new set of shoulder youtubes about the shoulder, check them out at this link.

Be sure to visit "Ream and Run - the state of the art" regarding this radically conservative approach to shoulder arthritis at this link and this link

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