Rehabilitation

Top Story

Young athletes with previous knee injury had higher risk of OA

Young athletes with previous knee injury had higher risk of OA
May 2, 2017

LAS VEGAS — Young athletes who previously sustained an intra-articular knee injury had a higher risk of structural changes associated with future osteoarthritis, according to results presented at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress.

“Young adults around the age of 22 [years] who sustained an intra-articular knee injury when they were about 16 [years of age] playing sport appeared to be at a higher risk of structural changes associated with future osteoarthritis,” Jackie L. Whittaker, PhD, said in her presentation.

Meeting News Coverage

Recreational athletes found likely to return to sport following hip arthroscopy for FAI

July 9, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — According to a speaker here, patients who identify as recreational or amateur athletes and underwent hip arthroscopy to treat…
Meeting News Coverage

Preoperative condition seen as key in return to baseline function after anterior shoulder instability

July 8, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Rather than surgical factors, data presented here indicate patient preoperative condition is the most important factor in return to…
Meeting News Coverage

Bracing showed mixed effects on patient outcomes following revision ACL reconstruction

July 8, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — According to a speaker here, the use of an ACL brace in patient rehabilitation following ACL reconstructing provided mixed results. While…
More Headlines »
CME Article

Diagnosis and Treatment of Sports-Related Traumatic Brain Injury

Psychiatric Annals, October 2012, Volume 42 Issue 10
CME Educational Objectives 1. Understand the history of traumatic brain injury in sport. 2. Learn proposed etiologic…
More »
CME

Sports Medicine: December 2014

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

The past two decades have witnessed an amazing increase in the participation in competitive sports by children of all…
More »
Resource Centers
Video
Meeting News Coverage

Omer Mei-Dan, MD, offers a video perspective on the International Extreme Sports Medicine Annual Congress

July 1, 2014
More »