25(OH)D concentration increases with supplements, but no difference in BMD changes among 3 doses.
Pulsed ultrasound treatment may represent an effective option for the treatment of stable rib fractures.
Among college football players, number, severity of head impacts may affect risk for concussion.
Level of S100B up after sports-related concussion, especially within 4 hours of concussion.
All determinants also associated with bone mineral density, which showed causal effect on fracture.
Investigators examined the effect of consuming a Mediterranean-style diet for 1 year on inflammatory response and bone health in the elderly.
The American College of Sports Medicine’s (ACSM) annual survey reveals people are going back to basics to get fit in 2018.
Among NFL football players who began their careers between 1982 and 1992, career participation in the NFL, compared with limited NFL exposure obtained primarily as an NFL replacement player during a league-wide strike, was not associated with a statistically significant difference in long-term all-cause mortality.
Two studies found no evidence that calcium intake is associated with fracture risk.
The CDC found that 24.8% of women and 5.6% of men aged 65 years and older had osteoporosis.
It took nearly nine years for 3% of the older women without osteoporosis to sustain a spinal fracture or break a hip, wrist, or arm.
The combined lifetime risk for hip, forearm, and vertebral fractures that will require clinical attention is approximately 40%.
There is not enough evidence to support vitamin D deficiency screenings said the USPSTF in a final recommendation statement.
Teen athletes who have re-entered athletics following a concussion are reported regressing abilities in their physical abilities.
Impact location in football accidents was not associated with the number of symptoms reported, prevalence of reported symptoms, or symptom resolution time.
The intervention is designed to be administered immediately after a sports injury, in order to evaluate for potential cognitive changes.
Research on the relationship between footwear and injury rates is limited. A switch to a minimalist shoe or barefoot running should be done gradually.
Accurate identification, assessment and evaluation of concussions will enable clinicians to determine when it is safe for young athletes to return to competition.
Class IV laser treatment improves strength and function, reduces pain associated with chronic epicondylitis.
What is a good screening test for evaluation of closed head injury?