Acute Injuries of the Knee

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Anatomy Print Section Listen The anatomical structures of the knee relevant to the present discussion are shown in Figures 26-1 and 26-2. Figure 26-1 Knee anatomy. (Used with permission from…

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Thoracolumbar Spine Injuries

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Anatomy Print Section Listen Gross Anatomy The gross anatomical features of the thoracolumbar spine are shown in Figures 30-1, 30-2, 30-3, 30-4, 30-5, and 30-6. Figure 30-1 Spine. (Used with…

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Overuse Injuries of the Knee

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Idiopathic Anterior Knee Pain Print Section Listen Definition and Epidemiology Idiopathic anterior knee pain has been described by various other terms (Table 27-1). It refers to nonspecific, vague, mostly activity-related…

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Overuse Injuries of the Leg, Ankle, and Foot

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Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Shin Splints) Print Section Listen Definition and Epidemiology Shin splints (shin splint syndrome), preferably called medial tibial stress syndrome, is characterized by insidious onset activity-related leg…

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Musculoskeletal Injuries: Basic Concepts

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Musculoskeletal Injuries in Youth Sports Print Section Listen Definitions and Epidemiology Very little data are available on the epidemiology of sport-related musculoskeletal injuries in children and adolescents.1–6 It is estimated…

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Overuse Injuries of the Hip, Pelvis, and Thigh

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Iliac Apophysitis Print Section Listen Definition and Epidemiology Iliac apophysitis is an overuse related traction injury affecting the iliac crest apophysis. The iliac apophysis closes on an average round 17…

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Stress Fractures

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Definitions and Epidemiology Print Section Listen A stress fracture is a fatigue fracture resulting from repetitive, excessive load applied to a normal bone.1–4 On the other hand a “normal” amount…

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Overuse Injuries of the Shoulder

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Proximal Humerus Physeal Stress Injury Print Section Listen Definitions and Epidemiology Although epiphysiolysis of the proximal humerus occurs primarily in young baseball players, it has also been reported in cricket…

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