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Internal shoulder impingement is described as posterior shoulder pain when the shoulder is placed extreme end ranges of abduction and external rotation. This leads to impingement of the supraspinatus and or infraspinatus tendons under the posterosuperior part of the glenoid. Internal impingement is evident in athletes especially in overhead/throwing sports and the non-athletic population. It is important to address the reason for the impingement and not only the symptoms. This course will explore the clinical presentation, causes, differential diagnosis, evaluation, examination and management of Internal Shoulder Impingement.
This course aims to provide you with a deeper understanding of internal shoulder impingement and the management of this complex condition.
The course content is split into the following sections:
- Video of interview with topic specialist
- Reading activity
This course is aimed at physiotherapy and physical therapy clinicians, students and assistants. Other interested professionals such as athletic trainers, occupational therapists, nurses or medical doctors interested in this subject are also invited to participate.