I broke the top of my humerus last July 12 by falling downstairs. After it healed we discovered in November that I had a torn rotator cuff, and then shortly after partially frozen shoulder. I have been sleeping in a recliner since the original injury. This is the only way to sleep people. Lying down is hell. My surgeon gives me T3's, but my GP is trying to wean me off them and trying Tramacet. It doesn't touch the pain when it is at it's worst. I'm hoarding my T3's until my next specialist appt and I'm certainly going to tell him the pain is not letting up. I found this forum while trying to find out why my shoulder is so bloody sore still. Functioning at work is difficult. The small movements of my fingers as I type just worsen the pain and I'm a police dispatcher, so I have no choice but to type. No one understands why I am in this condition so long after the original fall but after reading some things today I can see why it's lasting. My surgeon said Cortisone was useless for frozen shoulder and didn't recommend surgery. After hearing about it I didn't like the sound either. He also said I'd be wasting my money with physio and to just keep using it. He said I couldn't use it too much. I found out I can't shovel snow, though....View Thread
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