The rotator cuff and its function
In the outpatient physical therapy world we see patients with shoulder pain on a daily basis.
Regardless of the actual diagnosis the rotator cuff almost always has an important role in the
rehabilitation process. So what is the rotator cuff and why is it so important?
The rotator cuff is actually a group of four muscles in the shoulder; supraspinatus, infraspinatus,
tere minor and the subscapularis. These muscles attach from your shoulder blade and in...