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- The fact that shoulder pain is the most common musculoskeletal complaint in primary care shows that clinicians must have an arsenal of quality interventions to treat this problem.
- The need for quality research and evidenced based guidelines are necessary to educate clinicians on their treatment options, the efficacy of those treatments, and their safety profiles.
shoulder pain; NSAID; steroid injection; non-steroidal anti-inflammatories; corticosteroid injections; side effects; adverse reactions
Pledger, Darren Scott, "The effectiveness of oral non-steroidal anti-inflammatories versus steroid injections in patients with shoulder pain" (2018). Physician Assistant Scholarly Project Posters. 20.