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2000 Common Sports Injuries in Children and Adolescents Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/408524

Medscape General Medicine 2(4), 2000 Posted 07/19/2000 Mark R Hutchinson, MD, and Rima Nasser, MD
This article reviews the injury risk and patterns of childhood athletic injuries, including types of injuries, anatomic location of injuries, variations of injuries between the sexes, and sports-specific injuries, compared with adult sports. It is hoped that increased...
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2005 Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1250716-overview

Iliotibial band friction syndrome (ITBFS) is a common cause of lateral knee pain, particularly among runners, military personnel, and cyclists. It is considered an overuse syndrome that usually is treated successfully with a conservative approach. Biomechanical and training factors play a large role in the development of ITBFS, but its...
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2006 Jumpers Knee eMedicine Sports

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/89569-overview

Blazina et al first used the term jumper's knee in 1973 to describe an insertional tendinopathy seen in skeletally mature athletes. Jumper's knee usually affects the attachment of the patellar tendon to the inferior patellar pole. The definition was subsequently widened to include tendinopathy of the attachment of the quadriceps...
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2006 Swimmers Shoulder eMedicine Sports

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/93213-overview

Swimmer's shoulder is the term used to describe the problem of shoulder pain in the competitive swimmer. Swimming is an unusual sport in that the shoulders and upper extremities are used for locomotion, while at the same time requiring above average shoulder flexibility and range of motion (ROM) for maximal...
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2008 Athletic Foot Injuries eMedicine Sports Medicine

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/85639-overview

Athletic foot injuries can be difficult to properly diagnose and treat. Bearing the weight of the entire body, the foot is under tremendous stress. In many sports, the foot absorbs tremendous shearing and loading forces, sometimes reaching over 20 times the person's body weight. Physicians who treat these disorders must...
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2008 Intra-articular temperatures of the knee in sports

Location: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/9/46/abstract

Intra-articular temperatures of the knee in sports - An in-vivo study of jogging and alpine skiing Christoph Becher , Jan Springer , Sven Feil , Giuliano Cerulli and Hans H Paessler BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2008, 9:46 Abstract with link to full text
Conclusion This study demonstrates different changes of intra-articular and skin...
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2010 Injuries Common in Recreational Soccer Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/729259

New Zealand researchers found that nearly half of all community soccer players sustained injuries at least once over the course of a season. Many were on the receiving end of a slide tackle.
Report of article in Am J Sports Med. Posted September 16, 2010
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2011 Hyperbaric Oxygen Effects on Sports Injuries Open Access

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/739961

The application of HBO for the treatment of sports injuries has recently been suggested in the scientific literature as a modality of therapy either as a primary or an adjunct treatment. Although results have proven to be promising in terms of using HBO as a treatment modality in sports-related injuries,...
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2011 OrthoBullets Sports Section

Location: http://www.orthobullets.com/sports/3001/ligament-of-the-knee

OrthoBullets section on Sports Injuries. Topics displayed in left hand panel. Initial topic Ligaments of the knee.
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Alpine Ski Injuries

Location: http://www.ski-injury.com/specific-sports/alpine

This page contains an overview of the main points relating to alpine skiing and injuries - as you will see there are several offshoots from this subject with dedicated pages of their own.
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Common Dance Injuries

Location: http://hjd.med.nyu.edu/harkness/patients/common-dance-injuries

Information is provided to help you understand some of the more common injuries seen in the dancer population.
Foot/Ankle
Knee and Thigh
Hip
Spine
Shoulder
Elbow/Wrist/Hand
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Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=pubmed&cmd=Display&dopt=pubmed_pubmed&from_uid=1677 ...

Ilio-tibial Band Friction syndrome. Related articles list URL - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=pubmed&cmd=Display&dopt=pubmed_pubmed&from_uid=16778549http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=pubmed&cmd=Display&dopt=pubmed_pubmed&from_uid=16778549
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Running Injuries Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/running_injuries

Types of Injuries:
- short leg syndrome: (see growth deformities of the limbs)
- unequal leg lengths may predispose to injury in shorter leg;
- trochanteric bursitis:
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Throwing Injuries of the Shoulder Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/throwing_shoulder

Phases of Throwing:
- wind up
- early cocking: deltoid and rotator cuff are active;
- late cocking phase:
- muscle activity:
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