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Managing acromio-clavicular joint pain: a scoping review.

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Summary of "Managing acromio-clavicular joint pain: a scoping review."

Shoulder pain secondary to acromioclavicular joint pain is a common presentation in primary and secondary care but is often poorly managed as a result of uncertainty about optimal treatment strategies. Osteoarthritis is the commonest cause. Although acromioclavicular pain can be treated non-operatively and operatively, there appears to be no consensus on the best practice pathway of care for these patients, with variations in treatment being common place. The present study comprises a scoping review of the current published evidence for the management of isolated acromioclavicular pain (excluding acromioclavicular joint dislocation).

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Name: Shoulder & elbow
ISSN: 1758-5732
Pages: 4-14

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