NSAIDs may be better than steroids for SIS

By Peter Pollack

NSAIDs result in greater improvements in motion, pain

Pressure on the rotator cuff from the shoulder blade as the arm is lifted often results in subacromial impingement syndrome (SIS), a common shoulder injury among overhead athletes. Symptoms include pain and swelling in the shoulder, and the syndrome is usually treated nonsurgically.

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