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1

Apleys scratch test

tests range of motion

More specifically the SUPRASPINATUS tendon

2

Apprehension test

Evaluate the laxity of the shoulder joint

Indicates anterior shoulder dislocation

3

Codman's sign (drop arm test)

Evaluate for possible supraspinatus tendon injury

4

Dawbarn's sign

Inidicates subacromial bursitis

5

Dugas test

Indicates propensity for dislocation

6

Impingement sign

Indicates possible supraspinatus and or biceptial tendon irritation as well as DJD

Overuse injury

7

Speed's test

Evaluates for biceptial tendinitis

8

Suprasinatus Press test

Evaluates for supraspinatus tear or rupture

9

Yergason's test

Evaluates possible transverse humeral ligament rupture or biceptial tendinitis

10

Load and Shift test

Stresses the supporting ligaments of the shoulder joint

11

Lift Off test

Stresses the supporting ligaments of the shoulder

12

O'Brien's test

Stresses the labral region of the shoulder joint

Increase pain is positive test