Resources

  • References

    Martin TJ. American Academy of Pediatrics: Technical report: knee brace use in the young athlete.
    Pediatrics.
    2001;108:503-507.

    Najibi S, Albright JP. The use of knee braces, part 1: prophylactic knee braces in contact sports.
    Am J Sports Med.
    2005;33:602-611.

    Petersen W, Braun C, et al.
    A controlled prospective case control study of a prevention training program in female team handball players: the German experience.
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg.
    2005;125:614-621.

    Rayan F, Bhonsle S, et al. Clinical, MRI, and arthroscopic correlation in
    meniscal and anterior cruciate ligament injuries.
    Int Orthop. 2009 Feb;33(1):129-132.

    Renstrom P, IOC Medical Commission, International Federation of Sports Medicine.
    Sports Injuries: Basic Principles of Prevention and Care.
    Boston, MA: Blackwell Scientific Publications; 1993.


    Sprains and strains: what's the difference?
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00111
    . Updated October 2007. Accessed August 29, 2013.


    What are sprains and strains?
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. National Institutes of Health (NIH) website. Available at:
    http://www.niams.nih.gov/Health%5FInfo/Sprains%5FStrains/sprains%5Fand%5Fstrains%5Fff.pdf
    . Published June 2009. Accessed August 29, 2013.


    1/4/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Massey T, Derry S, Moore R, McQuay H. Topical NSAIDs for acute pain in adults.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
    2010;(6):CD007402.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org

    American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

    http://www.sportsmed.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Orthopaedic Association

    http://www.coa-aco.org

    Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation

    http://www.canorth.org