Incidence of ACL injury in each sports

This is the presentation by Takeshi Muneta at the IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport on the incidence of ACL injuries in all the different sports with available data. The conference was held earlier this year in March in Monaco. This is the first presentation during the “ACL session”. Takeshi’s…

Does sports participation increase risk of osteoarthritis?

A systematic review and meta-analysis on BJSM last year Dec 2016 on the above topic. “What are the findings? There is low-quality or very low-quality evidence to support an increased association of sports participation and the occurrence of osteoarthritis (OA) in elite participants. There is very low-quality evidence to suggest that soccer, especially in the…

Treating low back pain in sport—Dr Fiona Wilson. 15 pearls from vast rowing experience

New BJSM podcast with the title above. “Assistant Professor Dr Fiona Wilson is a Chartered Physiotherapist in the discipline of Physiotherapy, Trinity College, Ireland. She has over 25 years of clinical experience in the UK, South Africa and Ireland. She has worked with elite and international athletes throughout her career and was Lead Physiotherapist for…