Blog articles on orthopaedic medicine

Blog articles on orthopaedic medicine

A chronic bursitis or a tendinosis ?

A chronic shoulder bursitis or a tendinosis ?

31/12/2019 - 12:38

The clinical image of a chronic bursitis and a tendinosis in the shoulder could be quite similar. There are soms simple tricks to distinguish the both, so that you can optimize your treatment strategy.

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Subdeltoid bursitis, acute or chronic ?

Subdeltoid bursitis, acute or chronic ?

31/12/2019 - 12:25

The clinical image of a chronic and an acute subdeltoid bursitis in the shoulder is totally different. The chronic bursitis, or "bursitis light", is far more frequent.

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Straight leg raise test

7 things you need to know about a positive Straight Leg Raise

31/12/2019 - 12:11

What exactly is a positive straight leg raise (SLR) ? 7 things you need to know which are diagnostically very important. Keep in mind that a negative straight leg raise doesn't exclude a symptomatic lumbar disc protrusion or internal derangement. And, a positive SLR doesn't necessarily mean there's a sciatica.

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