Emily J Ryan

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We examined the incidence of health problems in elite-level amateur boxing athletes who sparred, trained, or competed at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado from January 1, 1977 through June 30, 1992. We think this is the first study to examine both injuries and illnesses in a population of elite-level athletes. We(More)
In brief Treatment of a patient with a brief musculoskeletal injury should include a rehabilitation program. Physicians can help patients who have relatively minor injuries rehabilitate at home by directing them through seven basic steps in which the patients regain normal range of motion, strength, endurance, power and speed, proprioception, and individual(More)
BACKGROUND About one of every 5 athletes who participated in the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta had a past history of asthma, had symptoms that suggested asthma, or took asthma medications. No previous study has determined the prevalence of asthma in all US athletes who participated in an Olympic Winter Games. OBJECTIVES We sought to determine how(More)
Proprioception following lower extremity injuries is commonly recommended, but there is little information on proprioception training following upper extremity injuries. No studies have evaluated whether proprioception programs for athletes in open kinetic chain activities (throwing, shot putting) should be different than programs for athletes in closed(More)
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