Does immobilization of the shoulder in different positions affect gait?

Bahrilli T., TOPUZ S.

GAIT & POSTURE, vol.91, pp.254-259, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 91
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2021.10.018
  • Journal Name: GAIT & POSTURE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, Abstracts in Social Gerontology, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, SportDiscus
  • Page Numbers: pp.254-259
  • Keywords: Immobilization, Shoulder, Gait, Surgery, Symmetry, Simulation, ROTATOR CUFF REPAIR, HUMAN WALKING, ARM, SYMMETRY
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Background: The shoulder joint is immobilized in various positions after injury or reconstructive operative intervention. It is not clear how these immobilization positions in the shoulder joint affect gait.