Shoulder pain across the different ages of life
Shoulder pain is commonly seen in primary care and remains a clinical challenge.
The aim of this lecture is to provide a framework for the diagnosis of the painful shoulder and to discuss the most common painful shoulder conditions across the different patient age groups.
Certain age groups present with distinct pathologies.
Practical aspects of how to treat these conditions will be covered.
Case studies will be presented to discuss appropriate investigation and management options for various causes of shoulder pain.