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Rotator cuff tear: Non surgical treatment  
Abstract:  Discusses non-surgical treatment options when the rotator cuff tendon in the shoulder is torn causing weakness and pain. Treatments include rest and exercise. Illustrates and explains seven exercises for strengthening the shoulder.
Author: Bone and Joint Center/Hand Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1998, April 1, 1998
UWMC Availability:  Bone and Joint Center/Hand Center; Orthopedics/6SE; 6SE (Orthopedics, Oral Surg, Ophthalmology)
General Topics:  Rehabilitation; Musculoskeletal Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Tendinitis; Tears and Lacerations; Strengthening Exercise; Shoulder; Rotator Cuff; Orthopedic Surgery
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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