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Sprain

Known as: Sprains, sprain nos 
A stretching or tearing of a ligament.
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Review
2013
Review
2013
BackgroundAnkle sprain is one of the most common musculoskeletal injuries, yet a contemporary review and meta-analysis of… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Ankle sprain has been studied in athletic cohorts, but little is known of its epidemiology in the general population… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
AbstractThis article systematically reviews epidemiological studies on sports injury from 1977 to 2005 in which ankle injury was… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
The purpose of this study was to present a systematic overview of published reports on the incidence and associated potential… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Background Ankle sprains are the most common injuries in a variety of sports. Hypothesis A proprioceptive balance board program… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
  • J. Hertel
  • Sports Medicine
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 41345975
Lateral ankle sprain (LAS) is an extremely common athletic injury. Despite extensive clinical and basic science research, the… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The purpose of this study was to examine a young athletic population to update the data regarding epidemiology and disability… 
Review
1994
Review
1994
Ankle sprain is a common sports injury and is often regarded as trivial by athletes and coaches. This epidemiological study was… 
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
  • J. Garrick
  • American Journal of Sports Medicine
  • 1977
  • Corpus ID: 40154200
Few injuries in sports are more ubiquitous than those involving the ankle. Athletes in some endeavors, notably football and…