Despite clinical practice guidelines for treating ankle sprains, physicians are providing pain medications more frequently than referring patients to physical therapy during office-based visits.
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation started soon after an ACL injury limits quadriceps atrophy and functional declines in slow-twitch muscle fibers.
Welcome to Sports Med Res’ this week in review podcast where we highlight the news in sports medicine research from the week ending on August 7, 2020. This week’s podcast focused on the use of joint mobilizations for people with chronic ankle instability.
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A female athlete with chronic ankle instability may get better acute improvements in range of motion and balance with a longer joint mobilization treatment.
Participants with patellofemoral pain syndrome who received a home exercise program and electrical stimulation had improved strength compared with a home exercise program alone.
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