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In anatomy, the rotator cuff or rotor cuff is the group of muscles and their tendons that act to stabilize the shoulder. The four muscles of the rotator cuff, along with the teres major and the deltoid, make up the six scapulohumeral (those that connect to the humerus and scapula and act on the glenohumeral joint) muscles of the human body.
Third-quarter fiscal 2009 results announced by Synovis Life Technologies

Third-quarter fiscal 2009 results announced by Synovis Life Technologies

Inventor of the SPIDER Limb Positioner wins a $10,000 Manning Innovation Award

Inventor of the SPIDER Limb Positioner wins a $10,000 Manning Innovation Award

Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis

Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis

Osteotech starts trial for DuraTech BioRegeneration Matrix

Osteotech starts trial for DuraTech BioRegeneration Matrix

Reverse shoulder surgery

Reverse shoulder surgery

Height of pitcher's mound affects throwing motion, injury risk in baseball

Height of pitcher's mound affects throwing motion, injury risk in baseball

Preseason training helps young baseball pitchers avoid shoulder problems

Preseason training helps young baseball pitchers avoid shoulder problems

New minimally invasive procedure to treat tendonitis in the shoulder

New minimally invasive procedure to treat tendonitis in the shoulder

The reverse shoulder prosthesis

The reverse shoulder prosthesis

Tips to help baby boomers exercise without injury

Tips to help baby boomers exercise without injury

Resistance training gets employees with rotator cuff injuries back to work

Resistance training gets employees with rotator cuff injuries back to work

Sodium hyaluronate shown to help chronic shoulder pain

Sodium hyaluronate shown to help chronic shoulder pain

Powerful orthopedic repair compound

Powerful orthopedic repair compound

Patients lose trust at U.S.hospital after hydraulic fluid incident

Patients lose trust at U.S.hospital after hydraulic fluid incident

Cigarette smokers have an increased risk of experiencing rotator cuff tears

Cigarette smokers have an increased risk of experiencing rotator cuff tears

Prescription pain medications may slow healing process in shoulder operations

Prescription pain medications may slow healing process in shoulder operations

Anabolic steroids may improve surgical repair of shoulder tears

Anabolic steroids may improve surgical repair of shoulder tears

Shunning shoulder pain can cause more damage in the long run

Shunning shoulder pain can cause more damage in the long run