Overhead throwing injuries of the shoulder and elbow.

Abstract

Injuries to the shoulder and elbow are common in athletes involved in sporting activities that require overhead motion of the arm. An understanding of the forces involved in the throwing motion, the anatomic structures most at risk, and the magnetic resonance imaging appearances of the most common associated injuries can help to improve diagnostic accuracy… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.rcl.2010.07.002

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@article{Anderson2010OverheadTI, title={Overhead throwing injuries of the shoulder and elbow.}, author={Mark W. Anderson and Bennett A. Alford}, journal={Radiologic clinics of North America}, year={2010}, volume={48 6}, pages={1137-54} }