Direct contact accounts for half of all injuries in both indoor and outdoor soccer and ankle sprains are the most common foot and ankle injury. There is a spectrum of foot and ankle injuries and their treatment should be individualized in these high-demand patients. An injury prevention program is also important and should the players, the trainer, responsible physician, and physical therapists.
Soccer involves quick starting and stopping, twisting and pivoting, and physical contact, all of which can lead to injury. We use X-rays, fluoroscopy, stress radiography, ultrasound, MRI, and CT scans to diagnose your condition and recommend the most effective non-surgical treatment or appropriate surgery.
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Any player at this level will agree that this is one of the common soccer injuries. The best way to treat it beside rest and rehab is an ice bath. An ice pack really doesn’t do the job in that area. This part of our body stays so warm that you really need to get all the way in the ice water.
Abstract. The ankle is one of the most commonly injured joints in soccer and represents a significant cost to the healthcare system. The ligaments that stabilize the ankle joint determine its biomechanics-alterations of which result from various soccer-related injuries. Acute sprains are among the most common injury in soccer players and are generally treated conservatively, with emphasis placed on secondary prevention to reduce the risk for future sprains and progression to chronic ankle ...
Treatment for this injury involves immediate first aid of rest, ice, and compression followed by a full rehabilitation and exercise program. Symptoms of a hamstring strain include pains whilst sprinting or a fast stretching movement or high kick.
10 Common Soccer Injuries + Treatment 1. Sprained Ankle. A sprained ankle is a very common soccer injury that can keep a player out of action for anywhere... 2. Graze. When tearing gung-ho about the pitch and throwing yourself into last ditch tackles, it’s all too easy to pick... 3. Bruise. Another ...
Soccer is a fast-paced team sport that often includes falls and collisions. Injuries can range from minor cuts and bumps to more serious injuries that need immediate medical care.
"Soccer Injury Prevention and Treatment" is your comprehensive, illustrated guide to the best training, strengthening, stretching, nutrition, and hydration regimes to keep you safe and on the field. John Gallucci, physical therapist and medical coordinator for Major League Soccer, helps you understand common injuries so you can play smarter and heal better when injuries do occur.
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