Sprain

Known as: Sprains, sprain nos 
A stretching or tearing of a ligament.
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Ankle sprain is a common injury in athletic populations that results in significant time lost to injury. HYPOTHESIS… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This paper summarizes the current understanding on acute ankle sprain injury, which is the most common acute sport trauma… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of an unsupervised proprioceptive training programme on recurrences of ankle sprain after… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT Hip stability and strength are important for proper gait mechanics and foot position during heel strike. OBJECTIVE To… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Ankle sprains are the most common musculoskeletal injuries that occur in athletes, and they have a profound impact on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ankle injuries are the most common injuries across a wide variety of sports. which can result in disability and can lead to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE: To examine if patients with chronic ankle instability or a history of ankle sprains without chronic instability have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE: To describe the functional anatomy of the ankle complex as it relates to lateral ankle instability and to describe the… (More)
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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… (More)
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