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Volume:29 Issue:1 Number:3 ISSN#:2564-2537
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ACE Report #13549
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Effect of Novel Stretching Therapy in Athletes with Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit


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OrthoEvidence. Effect of Novel Stretching Therapy in Athletes with Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit. ACE Report. 2021;29(1):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13549

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Effect of a novel stretching technique on shoulder range of motion in overhead athletes with glenohumeral internal rotation deficits: a randomized controlled trial

BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2021; 22: 402.

Contributing Authors: O Gharisia E Lohman N Daher A Eldridge A Shallan H Jaber

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Synopsis

Forty-two athletes with glenohumeral internal rotation deficit were randomized to receive 4 weeks of a novel stretching technique (passive glenohumeral internal rotation with clam shell bridging; n=20) or traditional modified sleeper stretching (n=22) for the improvement of range of motion and shoulder pain. The outcomes of interest included glenohumeral internal rotation, shoulder pain on a numer...

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