Neuromuscular training for sports injury prevention: a systematic review.

  title={Neuromuscular training for sports injury prevention: a systematic review.},
  author={Markus H{\"u}bscher and Astrid Zech and Klaus Pfeifer and Frank H{\"a}nsel and Lutz Vogt and Winfried E Banzer},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  volume={42 3},
PURPOSE The aim of this systematic review was to assess the effectiveness of proprioceptive/neuromuscular training in preventing sports injuries by using the best available evidence from methodologically well-conducted randomized controlled trials and controlled clinical trials without randomization. METHODS Two independent researchers performed a literature search in various electronic databases and reference lists. The reviewers independently assessed trials for inclusion criteria and… CONTINUE READING