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Month: March 2018

DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF ANKLE SPRAINS: UPDATE OF AN EVIDENCE-BASED CLINICAL GUIDELINE

DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF ANKLE SPRAINS: UPDATE OF AN EVIDENCE-BASED CLINICAL GUIDELINE

WHAT´S NEW??  Findings of a report completed by the European Institute of Sports Physiotherapy  INTRINSIC RISK FACTORS: Individuals of the female sex, as well as potentially a lower BMI, were identified to be at higher risk for experiencing ankle sprains. Deficiencies in proprioception and range of motion are recommended to be identified and addressed in rehabilitation and prevention programs to decrease the risk of recurrence. EXTRINSIC RISK FACTORS: An increasing amount of new data identified soccer players, especially defenders playing…

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