SUMMARY In this article you will learn what the MCL ligament is, the signs, symptoms and how to diagnosis of a torn MCL. You will learn how surgery is performed and how you can both prevent and recover from an MCL surgery. What is the rotator cuff? The rotator cuff is a group of muscles [...]
What are the acromio-clavicular ligaments? Tears of the acromio-clavicular ligaments are the most common form of shoulder injuries. They are most commonly associated with young, athletic adults involved in throwing sports, collision sports, and overhead exercises such as extreme strength training. Approximately 3% of all shoulder injuries involve torn acromio-clavicular ligaments, and 40% of sports injuries to [...]