Shoulder problems in overhead sports. Part I - biomechanics of throwing.

@article{Kaczmarek2014ShoulderPI,
  title={Shoulder problems in overhead sports. Part I - biomechanics of throwing.},
  author={Piotr Krzysztof Kaczmarek and Przemyslaw Lubiatowski and Paweł Cisowski and Monika Grygorowicz and Marcin Łepski and Jan Dawid Długosz and Piotr Ogrodowicz and Witold Dudziński and Maciej Nowak and Leszek Romanowski},
  journal={Polish orthopedics and traumatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={79},
  pages={50-8}
}
The article discusses the biomechanical processes that occur during an overhead throw. This activity is highly specialized and requires full and proper function from the shoulder joint. It consists of active and passive stabilization and synchronous work of the accelerating and decelerating muscles. The process of the overhead throw can be divided into… CONTINUE READING