Shoulder stabilisation in standing against a wall

This is an instructional video to correctly demonstrate Shoulder stabilisation in standing against a wall.

The content in this video is provided for general information purposes only and is not meant to replace a physiotherapy or medical consultation.

Step by Step

  1. If you need to improve your rotator cuff function due to a shoulder problem then this is an excellent exercise for early rehabilitation.
  2. It works the muscles in a closed chain position, which increases rotator cuff activity.
  3. It is a good exercise if you have restricted movement or significant pain but it is important to know that you will need to advance to other exercises as you improve.
  4. Stand leaning forwards slightly, with your forearms on a wall so that the shoulders take a little weight.
  5. Keeping your posture good, shift your weight from side to side very slightly.
  6. Perform 10 repetitions for each side and repeat for 3 sets in total.

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