Manual Therapy for the Treatment of Shoulder Pain: Clinical Effectiveness

( Last Updated : July 20, 2017)
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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of using manual therapy for the treatment of adult or pediatric patients with shoulder pain?

Key Message

Twelve systematic reviews (four with meta-analysis), 18 randomized controlled trials, and four non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of manual therapy for adults and pediatric patients with shoulder pain.