Sports medicine articles
Sports Medicine Care Helps Player Return to Field
For Seth Zegunis, being the best he could be at the start of 2016 meant sticking to a disciplined rehab routine. Now, thanks to his treatment team at The University of Kansas Hospital, it means protecting his quarterback on Friday nights.
Strength of Dynamic Stabilizers of the Elbow in Professional Baseball Pitchers Decreases During Baseball Season
Injuries to the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) are one of the most common and severe incurred by pitchers. Baseball pitchers of all ages and levels have seen an increase in the diagnosis of these injuries. Tears of the UCL are caused by high valgus...
Preventive Effects of Eccentric Training on Acute Hamstring Muscle Injury in Professional Baseball
Hamstring injuries are the second most common injury causing missed days in professional baseball field players. Recent studies have shown the preventive benefit of eccentric conditioning on the hamstring muscle group in injury prevention. Specifical...