Sports & Overuse Injury
Fluoroscopy-guided corticosteroid symphyseal injection was found to be effective for the treatment of sports-related groin pain.
Despite legislation, there is a longer wait time for vital acute-care medications.
Sleep duration appeared to have a significant effect on symptom reporting, especially in girls.
Youth league players were most likely to continue playing less than 24 hours after a head injury.
Despite lack of FDA approval, PRP therapy is gaining unproven acceptance as treatment for sports-related injuries.
Accurately recognizing concussions can become a reality if clinicians begin using an advanced form of ultrasound that maps blood flow in the brain, new research suggests.
The challenges of moving past the "3 strikes and you're out" rule.
New research suggests that women athletes who use birth control pills are less likely to suffer serious knee injuries.
Athletes may be making contact lower on the body to avoid the head-to-head contact and thus stiffer game penalties.
Teens with loose-fitting helmets have higher rates of drowsiness, hyperexcitability, noise sensitivity.
Daily mild concussions in mice resulted in inflammation and damage to the brain's white matter.
Recommendations that prioritize children's health should extend beyond supervision.
Several studies suggest athletes undergo head trauma through the course of a season.
Fibrocartilage tissue in the knee consists of a more varied molecular structure than was previously realized
Why is identifying concussion still such a grey area for sports medicine specialists?
'Ultraman' competitors experience muscle damage and insulin resistance, researchers find.
Treat holiday shopping as an athletic event to prevent pain. Chiropractors offer 8 tips for staying safe and healthy.
One in four ruptures missed during initial exam, but most patients still do well.
Ultimately, players must decide if the benefits of play outweigh the risks of injury.
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy seen in 79% of all football players studied.
Riders over 45 a big part of increase in hospital admissions for more severe accidents.
National mandate for protective eyewear linked to reduced injuries in girls' high school field hockey.
Migraines were nearly twice as prevalent in HS football populations than the general public.
Return to running, noncontact/contact sports, and collision sports by three, six, 12 months, respectively.
The brains of people with chronic traumatic encephalopathy have distinct patterns of tau protein buildup.
Researchers have uncovered a simple panel of blood biomarkers for concussion as the CDC highlights gaps in TBI research.
Study focused on 8- to 11-year old children.
Research on the relationship between footwear, injury and subsequent pain rates is limited. A switch to a minimalist shoe or barefoot running should be done gradually.
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