Table 1

 Mean absolute position deficit scores obtained by passive repositioning tests of shoulder joints

Start positionPosition sense deficit scores (°)p Value
Without braceWith brace
IR, Internal rotation; ER, external rotation.
45° IR1.69 (0.31)1.14 (0.30)<0.001
75° ER1.36 (0.36)0.85 (0.30)<0.001