oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Diagnosis and treatment of long head of biceps tendinitis in sportsmen
|Article Title||Diagnosis and treatment of long head of biceps tendinitis in sportsmen|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Affiliations||1 Sports Science, UCT Sports Injuries Clinic, University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Sep 1992|
|Pages||6 - 8|
|Keyword(s)||""Painful arc"" sign, ""Rotator cuff impingement syndrome"", Acromion, Coraco-acromial arch, Crepitus, Deep transverse frictions (DTF), Supraglenoid, Supraspinatus tendinitis, Tuberosities and Yergasonï¿½s test|
Soft tissue injuries of the shoulder joint in sportsmen are common. A condition that seems to be infrequently diagnosed by medical practitioners (yet well recognised by physiotherapists) is that of long head of biceps tendinitis. The signs and symptoms for this extremely common condition are presented.
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