Common Problems Seen in a Metropolitan Sports Injury Clinic.

In brief: A hospital clinic primarily for recreational athletes was opened in New York City in 1975 and was staffed by orthopedic residents. During 4 1/2 years, 1,280 patients made a total of 2,732 visits to the clipic. Males outnumbered females by more than 2:1, and the average age was 30.2 years. The most frequently injured areas were the knee, ankle, and… (More)