as seen by those who are athletes the stress fracture is minute, but can have a huge impact on their performance. What we know... it will eventually give out from the pressure. A stress fracture may be small, but it’s impact can be huge...
Run Well! - Stress Fracturesby
Stress fractures are microfractures which occur as a result of repetitive loading of the bone... through the action of a muscle pull across the bone.
In runners, stress fractures can occur in a number...
Pelvic Fracture May Increase Tra ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
analysis to see whether the impact of a pelvic fracture on mortality varied when combined with other known... that pelvic fracture has little impact on the risk of death for such patients."
This past weekend, the Boston Globe began running a three-part series examining the impact of hip fractures on the lives of elderly patients. The articles focus on the life-altering experience...
How Much Is That Stress Fracture Worth?by
Dr. Eric R.
from The University of Delaware was awarded to study the prevention of these stress fractures. Irene Davis, PT, PhD... was awarded the grants from the NIH and the Dept. of Defense.
Stress fractures are a real cost and challenge...