Ultrasound-detected pathologies cluster into groups with different clinical outcomes: data from 3000 community referrals for shoulder pain

Abstract

BACKGROUND Ultrasound is increasingly used to evaluate shoulder pain, but the benefits of this are unclear. In this study, we examined whether ultrasound-defined pathologies have implications for clinical outcomes. METHODS We extracted reported pathologies from 3000 ultrasound scans of people with shoulder pain referred from primary care. In latent class… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13075-017-1235-y

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