Basketball

Gaylene Mckay, Jill Cook

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Epidemiology of Injury in Olympic Sports
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages78-91
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9781444316872
ISBN (Print)9781405173643
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 7 Oct 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) damage and common knee injury
  • Basketball - popular game throughout the world
  • Basketball - repetitive jumping and running with rapid direction change
  • Basketball and dental injury economic cost
  • Catastrophic injuries and National Center for Catastrophic Sports Injury Research (NCCSI 2004)
  • Injury literature on adult basketball players
  • Injury rates in basketball
  • Intrinsic risk factor in ankle injury and history of ankle sprain
  • Recurrent injuries in basketball
  • Tendinopathies, patellar tendinopathy - most common overuse injury

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