3 results match your criteria Little League Elbow Syndrome

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Stand-up test could be a helpful adjunct for screening elbow disorders in Little League baseball players.

J Orthop Sci 2021 Dec 13. Epub 2021 Dec 13.

Department of Sports and Fitness, Faculty of Wellness, Shigakkan University, Obu, Japan.

Background: The purpose of this study is to justify the result of the modified Stand-Up test (MSUT) in Little League baseball players and to clarify the association with sports related disorders in the elbow.

Methods: A total of 245 (240 boys and 5 girls) Little League baseball players aged 9 to 12 underwent physical examination, elbow ultrasonography and questionnaires during a routine medical checkup. In addition, the MSUT, based on the Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA)'s original Stand-Up test to evaluate the risk of Locomotive syndrome, was performed. Read More

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December 2021

Overview of injuries in the young athlete.

Sports Med 2003 ;33(1):75-81

Division of Emergency Medicine, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA.

It is estimated that 30 million children in the US participate in organised sports programmes. As more and more children participate in sports and recreational activities, there has been an increase in acute and overuse injuries. Emergency department visits are highest among the school-age to young adult population. Read More

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Elbow injuries in athletes.

Authors:
R L Loomer

Can J Appl Sport Sci 1982 Sep;7(3):164-6

Throwing and racquet sports produce large stresses at the elbow joint consisting of tension on the medial or ulnar side, and compression on the lateral or radial side. Medial tension can lead to tears of the common flexor origin or medial collateral ligament, ulnar nerve subluxation, or pronator teres syndrome. Bony lesions include fragmentation and partial avulsion of the medial humeral epicondyle (little league elbow) or even complete avulsion of the epicondyle. Read More

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September 1982
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