ROTATOR CUFF REPAIR

Weeks 1-3

 

Weeks 4-6

Criteria for progression: Improving sleep, decreased pain, increasing PROM, incisions well healed

 

Weeks 7-12

Criteria for progression: Full or functional PROM, pain controlled with modalities

 

Weeks 13-16

Criteria for progression: Full PROM, no loss of strength with addition of previous phase’s of exercises, self-mgt for pain, no night pain

 

Weeks 17 and beyond

Criteria for progression: Full AROM uncompensated, no increased pain, no loss of strength during previous phase