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Teenage Baseball Pitchers At Risk For Permanent Shoulder

Teenage Baseball Pitchers At Risk For Permanent Shoulder Injury

Provided by Linda Brooks, Radiological Society of North America Young baseball pitchers who throw more than 100 pitches per week are at risk for a newly identified overuse injury that can impede normal shoulder development and lead to...

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2014-10-20 08:31:28

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luoxis Diagnostics, Inc., a subsidiary of Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AMPE), today announced that its academic collaborators will present several peer-reviewed posters highlighting the clinical and research potential for its novel RedoxSYS Diagnostic System, a first-in-class platform that measures oxidation-reduction potential (ORP) in the body in response to injury or illness. A poster demonstrating the clinical value of ORP as a...

2014-10-16 23:03:03

“Legal Issues, Timely Decision Making, and Available Options for Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury” to be Topic of Presentation. The annual conference features professional speakers, including doctors, attorneys, and other brain injury specialists, who are committed to helping survivors of brain injuries and those involved directly in their support, such as family, therapists, and caregivers. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Peter Burg and David Hersh, attorney shareholders of...

2014-10-14 23:15:34

In an effort to enhance player safety, promote health and wellness, and reduce the incidents of injury to youth soccer players, the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA) formed a medical advisory committee consisting of allied health care professionals from various settings including the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society’s (PATS) Executive Director and President. Harrisburg, PA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 The Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA) in an...

2014-10-14 23:00:43

Young baseball pitchers who throw more than 100 pitches per week are at risk for a newly identified overuse injury that can impede normal shoulder development and lead to additional problems, including rotator cuff tears, according to a new study published online, October 14, in the journal Radiology. OAK BROOK, Ill. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Young baseball pitchers who throw more than 100 pitches per week are at risk for a newly identified overuse injury that can impede normal shoulder...

2014-09-30 12:28:06

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care Centers, a service of Righttime Medical Care, is pleased to announce that Casey Thompson, MS, ATC, has been hired as an Athletic Trainer, Educator and Community Outreach Coordinator. In the position, Thompson will attend sporting and outreach events, educate patients, families and coaches about concussions and assist with community and professional relationships. A graduate of West Virginia...

2014-09-29 23:13:49

Christopher R. Brigham, MD and Henry Bennett author new book, Living Abled and Healthy: Your Guide to Injury and Illness Recovery, which tackles poor health outcomes and needless disability with innovative insights and specific solutions. (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Each day countless individuals face poor health outcomes and needless disability. A new book, Living Abled and Healthy: Your Guide to Injury and Illness Recovery, tackles these issues with innovative insights and specific...

2014-09-25 23:06:38

With the recent hamstring injury of Arian Foster that put him out of play, Fasciologist Ashley Black is exploring the root cause of these problems, which is likely affected by fascia. LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 News reports that over 1,300 injuries have been recorded in the NFL between 2013-2014 (The Wall Street Journal, Jan 26, 2014, http://online.wsj.com), and the top three types were of the legs. Even though these injuries are to the foot, ankle, knee and upper leg,...

2014-09-10 23:03:44

Researchers at UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh have created a new, 5- to 10-minute test that could be added to a clinician’s concussion evaluation toolkit for a more comprehensive assessment of the injury. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Researchers at UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh have created a new, 5- to 10-minute test that could be added to a clinician’s concussion evaluation toolkit for a more comprehensive assessment of the injury. In a recent...

2014-09-07 23:00:38

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 07, 2014 Transparency Market Research published a new report "Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. What is soft tissue? The term soft tissue...

2014-08-29 08:22:59

Northwestern Medicine expert warns against sport specificity at a young age to decrease risk of spinal injury CHICAGO, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Young athletes today often participate in sports year round and with increasingly competitive club and school sports, it has become common to choose one sport to specialize at a young age. While this specialization may seem like a competitive edge, new Northwestern Medicine(®) research suggests that repetitive activity in just...


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Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

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2010-12-03 16:24:27

A goaltender mask, referred to a goalie mask, is worn by an ice hockey, inline hockey, and field hockey goaltenders in order to protect them from injury. In 1959, Jacques Plante was the first to create and use a practical mask. It was made of fiberglass that was contoured to his face although it eventually morphed into a helmet/cage combination. However, the single full fiberglass mask is much more popular option due to its safety. This mask changed the way goaltenders played since it...

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