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Rotator Cuff Injury (cont.)

Rotator Cuff Injury Picture

Shoulder. Hooked anterior acromion.
Shoulder. Hooked anterior acromion.

Medically reviewed by Aimee V. HachigianGould, MD; American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Author: Benjamin C. Wedro, MD, FAAEM, FACEP
Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing author and editors:
Authors: Robert M McNamara, MD, FAAEM, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Temple University; Chief, Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Emergency Medicine, Temple University Hospital;
Chad H Felsenstein, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University Hospital.
Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine;
Thomas Rebbecchi, MD, FAAEM, Program Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/27/2014

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