Monthly Archives: November 2018
Rotational cuff injuries Along with the tendons of the rotational cuff, in the supraspinatal “exit” there is a subacromial sac, which on top borders two ligaments – medial-acromial and beak-acromial. If one of them is damaged or swollen, the so-called “pinch syndrome” or impingement syndrome occurs in this area, but this phenomenon is secondary to the actual injuries. If there is swelling or muscle hypertrophy in the supraspinatal “exit”, then the second and all subsequent movements of the athlete above the head will only lead to an increase in swelling and the appearance of reactive inflammation. As a result, bone injuries may occur, and further repetitions may even lead to rupture of the rotational cuff. Most often, injuries of the tendon of the supraspinatus muscle occur, because it is located between the acromion of the scapula and the humerus. In this case, inflammation can spread to the subacromial bag, which is a possible cause of subacromial bursitis. Continue reading
Hello. This article about shoulder injuries in volleyball, it consists of two parts: from my personal experience, where I tell you what to do to at least reduce shoulder pain during an attack and to get rid of it completely. The second part is theoretical, which describes the principles of the shoulder cuff and how it is injured.
How I treated my sore shoulder
And so, how to treat a sore shoulder? First of all, you need to determine the cause of the pain. It is necessary to go to the doctor, do an ultrasound or MRI. Further action is necessary to rest the arm for a recovery period. If you do not remove the traumatic factor, recovery will go much more slowly. Continue reading