Range of motion of diabetic frozen shoulder recovers to the contralateral level


Objective To determine whether frozen shoulder heals equally well in patients with and without diabetes and whether dependency on insulin affects the outcome. Methods We retrospectively examined 178 patients with idiopathic frozen shoulder; 27 patients had diabetes. We evaluated range of motion, pain, and functional results. The mean follow-up was 9.7 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0300060516675112


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