Evaluation of the Patient

  • David B. Robinson
  • Hani S. El-Gabalawy


Musculoskeletal complaints are among the most common problems in clinical medicine. It is therefore important that all physicians are able to conduct a basic screening evaluation that identifies the presence of pathology or dysfunction of musculoskeletal structures.


Synovial Fluid Rotator Cuff Tear Compute Radiography Synovial Biopsy Calcium Pyrophosphate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David B. Robinson
    • 1
  • Hani S. El-Gabalawy
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medicine, Arthritis CentreUniversity of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

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