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Overcoming Shoulder Pain
Painful shoulder problems that limit movement are very typical and are caused by accidents affecting the shoulder joint muscles tendons ligaments and cartilage. As the shoulder has a high degree of flexibility it is therefore less stable and more inclined to injuries than other joints of the body.
Since the nerves that supply the shoulder and arm originate from the neck and upper spine problems such as Vertebral Dysfunction typically contribute to pain in the shoulder.
Physiotherapists can assist with the following shoulder conditions:
The preliminary objective of all shoulder injuries is to relieve pain and inflammation. Whilst many doctors will propose non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) to ease pain and swelling the benefit obtained by applying ice-packs can be equally if not more helpful.