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Clinical examination for AC joint problems

ACJ exam snip

This joint can be a common cause of discomfort in the shoulder. The video shows examination technique for assessment of the AC joint. Injury can be traumatic typically after a fall onto the point of the shoulder. The joint is also susceptible to degenerative changes, the tests shown reproduce pain by compressing the joint.



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