Shoulder pain in the competitive tennis player.

  title={Shoulder pain in the competitive tennis player.},
  author={R. C. Lehman},
  journal={Clinics in sports medicine},
  volume={7 2},
Shoulder pain in the elite tennis player is of the overuse variety and is usually attributable to impingement symptoms. Nonoperative approaches favor the quickest return to competitive tennis, and when surgery is necessary, arthroscopic procedures are preferred.