Posterior Drawer Test of the shoulder

Posterior Drawer test of the shoulder is used to test for Posterior Instability
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 Posterior Drawer Test of the shoulder

What is Posterior Drawer Test of the shoulder?

  • Posterior Drawer test of the shoulder is used to test for Posterior Instability

How it's Performed?

  • stabilize the scapula and apply a posteriorly directed force against the humeral head with the contralateral hand.

What does a positive Posterior Drawer Test of the shoulder mean?

  •  positive if there is increased translation when compared to the contralateral side

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