Quantifying Posterior Shoulder Tightness in the Athletic Population
Abbreviated Journal Title
Strength Cond. J.
PATHOLOGICAL INTERNAL IMPINGEMENT; PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL PITCHERS; MUSCLE CHARACTERISTICS; CAPSULAR CONTRACTURE; THROWING SHOULDER; MOTION; ROTATION; RANGE; JOINT; RELIABILITY; Sport Sciences
Posterior shoulder tightness (PST) has been implicated in the etiology of numerous shoulder disorders. Individuals participating in overhead sports and weight training have a predilection for PST, thus a measurement designed to identify PST may offer considerable prescriptive utility. This column presents 2 valid and reliable methods for quantifying PST.
Strength and Conditioning Journal
"Quantifying Posterior Shoulder Tightness in the Athletic Population" (2012). Faculty Bibliography 2010s. 2878.