Preventing overuse shoulder injuries among throwing athletes: a cluster-randomised controlled trial in 660 elite handball players.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Shoulder problems are highly prevalent among elite handball players. Reduced glenohumeral rotation, external rotation weakness and scapula dyskinesis have been identified as risk factors. AIM Evaluate the effect of an exercise programme designed to reduce the prevalence of shoulder problems in elite handball. METHODS 45 elite handball teams… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2016-096226

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