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Injury more likely in pitchers who throw more than 100 pitches weekly

October 24, 2014

Young baseball pitchers who threw more than 100 pitches weekly were found to be at a heightened risk for acromial apophysiolysis, according to recently published data.

“We believe that as a result of overuse, edema develops and the acromion bone does not fuse normally,” study author Johannes B. Roedl, MD, said in a press release.

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Pediatric physical therapist talks emerging trends in treatment and rehabilitation of ACL injuries

October 23, 2014
DEAL, N.J. — Maureen C. Suhr, PT, DPT, PCS, talks about the emerging trends in treatment and rehabilitation of pediatric athletes who sustain an ACL injury at…
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Return to play after concussion differs for each athlete

October 21, 2014
BOSTON — There is no rigid return-to-play protocol for every concussion, and no athlete responds the same way to a concussion, according to data presented here.In…
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Improper trunk rotation sequence may influence injury risk in baseball players

October 10, 2014
Young baseball pitchers who do not have proper trunk rotation sequence while pitching may have an elevated risk of shoulder injury due to greater forces and angles…
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Diagnosis and Treatment of Sports-Related Traumatic Brain Injury

Psychiatric Annals, October 2012, Volume 42 Issue 10
CME Educational Objectives1. Understand the history of traumatic brain injury in sport.2. Learn proposed etiologic…
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Pediatric physical therapist talks emerging trends in treatment and rehabilitation of ACL injuries

October 23, 2014
DEAL, N.J. — Maureen C. Suhr, PT, DPT, PCS, talks about the emerging trends in treatment and rehabilitation of…
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New classification system for glenoid bone loss uses type of bone defect, attrition

July 10, 2014
SEATTLE — Glenoid bone loss is highly attritional and the remaining bone fragments may not be sufficient enough to reconstruct glenoid bone
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Contact athletes can return to in-season sport after conservative treatment of anterior shoulder instability

July 10, 2014
SEATTLE — Most young in-season intercollegiate contact athletes with anterior glenohumeral instability can be expected to return to sport 1…
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No difference in return to play seen for NFL players who underwent either open or arthroscopic shoulder stabilization

July 10, 2014
SEATTLE — The rate of return to play after shoulder stabilization procedures among National Football League players is high, according to
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Study: Skeletally immature athletes have low re-injury rates after all-inside ACL reconstruction

July 10, 2014
SEATTLE — Skeletally immature athletes who undergo an all-inside, physeal-sparing ACL reconstruction with a hamstring autograft can have good
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Study: Pitching performance declines after UCL repair

July 10, 2014
SEATTLE — A study presented here at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting found that performance among elite
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Glenohumeral internal rotation deficit is risk factor for little league shoulder

July 10, 2014
SEATTLE — In a study of young athletes with little league shoulder researchers found that almost one-third had glenohumeral internal rotation
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Chondral lesions frequent in younger retired NFL players with hip pain

July 9, 2014
A majority of young retired NFL players with persistent hip pain were found to have chondral lesions, according to recently published…
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Tyber Medical issued 510(k) clearance for trauma screw system

July 9, 2014
Tyber Medical recently announced it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for a new headless cannulated trauma screw system. Indicated for use in bone…

NATA issues new guidelines for exertional heat illness

July 7, 2014
At the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, an updated position statement related to exertional heat illnesses was presented…

Concussions, trauma most prevalent injuries in youth hockey

July 7, 2014
Concussions and fractures, many of which require hospitalization and surgery, were found to be the most frequent injuries in youth hockey players…
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