Cortisone Case Study

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DOI: 1/4/2010. The patient is a 61-year-old right-hand dominant male driver who sustained a work-related injury to his lumbar spine, neck and shoulders
Per the PT note dated 12/01/14, patient has attended 5 visits for bilateral shoulders.
Per the medical report dated 07/27/15, the patient had some discomfort following initial improvement with cortisone injection. It was noted that the patient does have a history of cervical pathology.
As per consultation notes on 6/30/16, the patient presents for evaluation of his right shoulder. He has not worked for 5 years. His only treatment has been injections which gave him short-term pain relief. He complains of constant right shoulder pain and it keeps him awake at night. It makes it difficult for

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