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Lifestyle and metabolic factors in relation to shoulder pain and rotator cuff tendinitis: A population-based study

By Martti Rechardt, Rahman Shiri, Jaro Karppinen, Antti Jula, Markku Heliövaara and Eira Viikari-Juntura
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