Postrehabilitation strength and conditioning of the shoulder: An interdisciplinary approach

Patrick S. Pabian, Morey J. Kolber, John P. McCarthy

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An individual who has sustained a shoulder injury will encounter numerous professionals throughout the recovery process. to optimize outcomes, these professionals need to have a fundamental understanding of the complete recovery processofcommonshoulder pathologies, ranging from initial injury mechanisms, surgical considerations, and postoperative/rehabilitation management to considerations of postrehabilitation design. all professionals involved will greatly benefit from being aware of each other's primary roles and limitations. this article aims to link the entire spectrum of recovery from common shoulder pathologies, from injury, to postrehabilitation design.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)42-55
Number of pages14
JournalStrength and Conditioning Journal
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jun 2011


  • Labrum
  • RehabilitationRotator cuff
  • Shoulder instability

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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