Active Scapular Retraction and Acromiohumeral Distance at Various Degrees of Shoulder Abduction.


HARPUT G., GÜNEY DENİZ H., DÜZGÜN İ., Toprak U., Michener L. A. , Powers C. M.

Journal of athletic training, vol.53, no.6, pp.584-589, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 53 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4085/1062-6050-318-17
  • Journal Name: Journal of athletic training
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.584-589
  • Keywords: subacromial space, ultrasound, rehabilitation, shoulder joint, exercise, SUBACROMIAL-IMPINGEMENT SYNDROME, ELECTROMYOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, ARM ELEVATION, ROTATOR CUFF, REHABILITATION, KINEMATICS, EXERCISES, SYMPTOMS, PROGRAM, SPACE

Abstract

Context: Performing shoulder-abduction exercises with scapular retraction has been theorized to reduce the potential for shoulder impingement. However, objective data to support this premise are lacking.