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The rugby shoulder

Posted by Margie Olds on

Types of injuries in rugby Some research by Juliana Usman and colleagues (1) looked at videos of rugby shoulder injuries from 2005 to 2010 in Super Rugby matches.The most common injury was to the AC Joint - and dislocations to the AC Joint resulted in the most time away from the game. To learn more about ACJ injuries click here. If you need a brace for an AC Joint injury, check our our AC Joint brace. Usman and colleagues identified two main mechanisms of shoulder injury. where there was impact with the ground, when the arm was across the body...

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How long does it take to recover from a dislocated shoulder?

Posted by Margie Olds on

The time frame for recovery from a shoulder dislocation is really determined by the damage that is caused during a dislocation. In some case the amount of pathology is minimal. Then return to sport can happen within a few weeks. To learn more about the damage that can occur when a shoulder is dislocated, check out our blog here.

Typically, if there is minimal damage to the shoulder, a person can return to sport within a few weeks. This is usually how long it takes for the swelling to settle and for them to regain range of motion and strength.

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Fear and shoulder dislocations

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Recently, we undertook some research where we measured fear of re-injury in people who had recently had their first anterior shoulder dislocation....

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Shoulder taping vs. bracing

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Shoulder taping and wearing a brace both provide support for your shoulder. However, there are several key differences between having your shoulder taped vs. wearing a shoulder brace.....

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Seven reasons why you need a Flawless Motion shoulder brace

Posted by Margie Olds on

There are seven ways the Flawless Motion shoulder braces can help you after your painful shoulder injury. 1. Flawless Motion shoulder braces support the shoulder Support of a painful injured shoulder is a vital part of treatment. Immobilization of the shoulder can speed up the recovery process, and decrease pain following your injury. Flawless Motion braces work to compress swollen and painful shoulders and aid in the recovery of inflammation. The braces can also support the injured muscles, allowing them to rest and recover quicker. An ideal brace will have a close fit, sized in several sizes and right or...

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