Injections for Shoulder Pain

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Overview

While injections may provide short-term relief, evidence of long-term effectiveness is lacking. Consider injections only as a last resort.

RESCU Treatment Ratings

R = Risk      E = Effectiveness      S = Self-Care

C = Cost     U = Usefulness (overall rating)

1 = Least Favorable     5 = Most Favorable

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RISK: 1/5

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Due to the risk of long-term damage, injections should be considered as a last resort only.

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