Sports & Orthopaedic Journal Club

The University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department sponsors a Journal Club for the sports medicine community including local physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, researchers andbiomechanists 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 OrthopaedicCommunity. Examples of previous topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and stress fractures. 

This Month's Journal Club

Date

 Link To Articles


Monday, May 19, 2014

7:00 am

S&O Clinic

 

Topic: Risk Factors and Prevention of UCL Injury

1. Bruce 2014. UCL Injuries in the Throwing Athlete

2. Garrison 2012. Shoulder ROM Deficits in Baseball Players with UCL Tear

3. Garrison 2013 - Baseball Players Diagnosed with UCL Tears Demonstrate Decreased Balance Compared to Healthy Controls

4. Myers 2013. Scapular Dysfunction in High School Baseball Players Sustaining Throwing Injuries

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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 aohunter@udel.edu