viii) Compression Fracture : can be known as vertebral crush fracture, occurs when the bone is pressed/compressed together or on itself. ix) Tendon : a narrow band of nonelastic, dense, fibrous connective tissue that attaches a muscle to a bone. x) Degenerative joint disease: the wearing away of the articular cartilage within the joints. 2) Review the outpatient encounter of Carol Champion, accomplish the following and report in your findings and comments in your post. a) Go to Research a Disease or Condition in the A.D.A.M. multimedia encyclopedia. Read all the information under rotator cuff tendinitis and look at the images. Read shoulder arthroscopy under the Read More section. Read one of the Care Points . Go to CLINICAL ILLUSTRATIONS (outside the encyclopedia on the ADAM home page) and look at isometric exercise. i) READ ADAM and call the stated sections. b) After studying the material, summarize or paraphrase any information that you use in response to the discussion questions this week. Be sure and cite your source appropriately . Do not copy and paste . From what I have read I ADAM, the should is easily damaged, if we are not careful. I am an IT personnel and experience should pain and wouldn’t guess that typing daily could cause an issue. I always thought you had to be injured to tare your rotator cuff. Adam has taught that the tendons are easily inflamed by doing the same thing over and over again.
Also, I need to watch out I sleep because, I tend to sleep with my arm under my pillow.
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