Work-related musculoskeletal injuries refer to a host of painful disorders of muscles, tendons, nerves, joints, cartilage and spinal discs. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders are conditions in which the work atmosphere or performance of work contributes significantly to the condition or an already existing injury is made worse due to work conditions. Musculoskeletal disorders are coupled with
The shoulder joint is the most mobile joint of the body. Be it lifting a bucket of water or reaching up into the cupboard, given the number of everyday activities it is involved in, shoulder pain is something that you get from time to time. Our shoulder has the flexibility to turn in many directions.
Many common shoulder problems can be done away with surgery, especially those that are recalcitrant to conservative therapy. Shoulder surgeries can be quite diverse from minimally invasive arthroscopic procedures, where a scope and surgical instruments are inserted through keyhole incisions in your shoulder, to more traditional open surgeries using scalpel and sutures. Each approach is
Axillary nerve palsy is a condition marked by loss of movement or sensation in the shoulder area. There are so many reasons for axillary nerve palsy, but the prominent one is shoulder dislocation. Axillary nerve’s close proximity to the shoulder capsule puts it at risk for injury. It is also known as axillary neuropathy and
More often than not, paralabral cysts of the shoulder are an infrequent finding on MRI or MR Arthrogram. However, it is a significant diagnosis as they may cause a compression neuropathy of the suprascapular or axillary nerves depending on where they occur, along with a variety of other symptoms. About 2-4% of the general population
Same-day shoulder surgery refers to surgeries that needn’t require an overnight stay in hospital. Majority of the arthroscopic surgeries and shoulder replacements in patients under the age of 70 can be same-day surgeries. Same-day shoulder surgery is pondered on if you experience pain that is severe enough to limit your daily activities and the pain