Tag Archives: ACL

Jul
10
2015
Soccer

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world, with 265 million registered players worldwide (FIFA, 2015). Soccer brings many physical fitness and social benefits to all who participate, regardless … More…

Jun
12
2015
Female Basketball Players

Before we talk about injury prevention, let’s look at what the most common basketball injuries in women are. In a study by my colleagues in our Women’s Sports Medicine Center … More…

Dec
5
2014

Pros Do the Darndest Things

by Jessica Hettler
new blog 12.5

Unusual injuries seem to be plaguing the NFL, NBA, and other professional athletes.  We may wonder, “Is this for real?” Seems the NBA has Steve Nash (LA Lakers) injuring his … More…

Jun
24
2014

World Cup 2014: Injury Report

by HSS on the Move
6.24 blog

It’s time for this week’s HSS Injury Report! Throughout the year, we will be watching different sports and sharing more information on the injuries that different players sustain and the … More…

Feb
12
2014

Revision ACL Reconstruction

by Dr. Robert Marx
2.12 Blog

One of the most common knee injuries is a torn ligament, and the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is the one we often read about in the sports pages. Athletes who … More…