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Shoulder Injuries and Disorders

  • By: Donald Hohman Jr.
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The shoulder is a complex joint formed by the articulation of several bones surrounded by muscular attachments and ligaments to form what is the most versatile joint in the human skeleton. The complexity provides for outstanding range of motion but predisposes ...

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