TITLE

Insoles, External Joint Supports, and Multi-Intervention Training Programs Reduce Sports Injuries

AUTHOR(S)
Aaltonen, S.; Karjalainen, H.; Heinonen, A.; Parkkari, J.; Kujala, U. M.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 2, p449
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents evidence on the effectiveness of interventions for sports-related injuries. The use of insoles, external joint supports, and multi-intervention training programs can reduce sports injuries. Stretching and warm-up programs and modified footwear did not reduce injuries. The evidence indicated mixed results for balance-board training programs, mouth guards, and videos.
ACCESSION #
30000066

 

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