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Acute shoulder injuries

Acute Shoulder Injuries

Sudden onset or acute shoulder injuries are ones which happen suddenly, often through a fall onto an outstretched arm or through direct impact, overstretching or overloading. It is important acute shoulder injuries are treated as soon as possible with the PRICE principles of immediate first aid. Always seek medical advice if the pain is severe …

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Shoulder pain

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain is common in sport and can be either acute (sudden onset) or chronic shoulder pain (gradual onset). Acute injuries are caused by trauma, twisting or falling. Chronic shoulder injuries may develop from overuse, wear and tear or degeneration of ligaments and tendons over a long period of time. Acute shoulder pain Sudden onset …

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