Nonosseous athletic injuries of the elbow, forearm and hand

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Title translated into German:Nichtknoecherne Verletzungen von Ellenbogen, Unterarm und Hand
Author:Cabrera, Jorge M.; McCue, Frank C.
Published in:Clinics in sports medicine
Published:5 (1986), Bd. 4 , S. 681-700, Lit.
Format: Publications (Database SPOLIT)
Publication Type: Journal article
Media type: Print resource
ISSN:0278-5919, 1556-228X
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Identification number:PU198910037555


This article deals with soft-tissue injuries of the upper extremity incurred by competitive athletes. The authors describe the pathophysiology, conservative and operative management of musculotendinous elbow injuries, entrapment neuropathy, tendinous disorders, vascular injuries, and dermatologic conditions in athletes. Protective gear for many of the aforementioned injuries are also described. Verf.-Referat