Articles

Shoulder Pain in Cricket

– An original article for Singapore Cricket from Synergy Physiotherapy and Sports

Pain from shoulders is common among cricketers. As a sports physiotherapist attending to the needs of cricketers, two of the more common complaints are pain from the shoulder area while bowling and throwing. Evidence from international literature covering cricket injuries identifies shoulder injury as a common disorder afflicting cricketers with fast bowlers being more susceptible.

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Preventing Pain at Workplace

– An original article by Synergy Physiotherapy and Sports for preventing low back and neck pain at workplace

Many years ago, when I was a budding clinician, I encountered a couple of incidences which shaped my approach as a clinician. A middle aged lady did not report any improvement in her neck pain until her computer position was altered and another reported feeling better only when she rotated to a different task within her work environment. It then struck me hard as to how important it is to include work environment of an individual into the treatment process to achieve good clinical outcomes.

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