Shoulder exam pain

How many times have you had to look up the shoulder exam maneuvers for patients with acute shoulder pain? I don’t know why I just can’t seem to remember these.

This Paucis Verbis card is a quick reference card to remind you of the most common techniques. Thanks to Jenny for the idea.

PV Card: Shoulder Exam

Go to ALiEM (PV) Cards for more resources.

Michelle Lin, MD
ALiEM Founder and CEO
Professor and Digital Innovation Lab Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Michelle Lin, MD


Professor of Emerg Med at UCSF-Zuckerberg SF General. ALiEM Founder @aliemteam #PostitPearls at Bio:
Michelle Lin, MD