The University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department
sponsors a Journal Club for the sports medicine community including local
physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, researchers and biomechanists on the third monday
of every month. The purpose of the Journal Club is to critically review the
current literature on topics of particular interest to the Sports Medicine
and Orthopaedic Community. Examples of previous
topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and
This Month's Journal Club
Link To Articles
Monday, February 21, 2011
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Injury Predictors in Baseball
1. Wilk, KE, et al. Correlation of Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit and Total Rotational Motion to Shoulder Injuries in Professional Baseball Pitchers. (2010).
2. Fleising, GS, et al. Risk of Serious Injury for Young Baseball Pitchers: A 10-year Prospective Study. (2010).
3. Byram, IR, et al. Pre-season Shoulder Strength Measurements in Professional Baseball Pitchers: Identifying Players at Risk for Injury. (2010).
4. Burshnell, BD, et al. Association of Maximum Pitch Velocity and Elbow Injury in Professional Baseball Pitchers. (2010).
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If you are interested in joining, call Airelle Hunter-Giordano, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS, Associate Director of Sports Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware, 831-8893 or e-mail email@example.com