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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Kirchhoff, C; Imhoff, AB 
Title:
Posterosuperior and anterosuperior impingement of the shoulder in overhead athletes-evolving concepts. 
Abstract:
During throwing motion the athlete puts enormous stress on both the dynamic and the static stabilisers of the shoulder. Repetitive forces cause adaptive soft tissue and bone changes that initially improve performance but ultimately may lead to shoulder pathologies. Although a broad range of theories have been suggested for the pathophysiology of internal impingement, the reasons are obviously multifactorial. This review aims to critically analyse the current literature and to summarise clinicall...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Int Orthop 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
34 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1049-58 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0341-2695 
TUM Institution:
die