Explaining Marcus Rashford’s ankle surgery, dual lumbar stress fractures, & a disconcerting pattern

Explaining Marcus Rashford’s ankle surgery, dual lumbar stress fractures, & a disconcerting pattern

Hey, it’s Raj from 3CB Performance. Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has been diagnosed with a double stress fracture in his lumbar (low back) region and a “loose body” in his talocrural (ankle) joint that requires surgical removal. In this…

Healing Fractures: Answers from Lewis-Gale Surgeon Dr. Alfred Durham

Healing Fractures: Answers from Lewis-Gale Surgeon Dr. Alfred Durham

– How long does it take for a fracture to heal? Well, it all depends on what you break. The ends of the bones tend to be softer and actually heal faster than the central portion of the bone. So…

Shin Splints, Stress Fractures, & Stress Syndrome / Douglas Cutter, MD

Shin Splints, Stress Fractures, & Stress Syndrome / Douglas Cutter, MD

– Shin splints are kind of a junk term. The diagnosis we like to use is something called medial tibial stress syndrome. It’s best to think of this as shin splints. An old word we used to use is stress…

The Ottawa Ankle Rules | Ankle Fracture Clinical Prediction Rule

The Ottawa Ankle Rules | Ankle Fracture Clinical Prediction Rule

In this video, I’m going to demonstrate the Ottawa ankle rules to rule out fractures of the ankle and mid foot in an acute situation. Hi, and welcome back to Physiotutors de Ottawa ankle Rules have been developed in order…

Ottawa Knee Rules | Knee Fracture Clinical Prediction Rule

Ottawa Knee Rules | Knee Fracture Clinical Prediction Rule

In this video I’m going to demonstrate the Ottawa knee rules in order to rule out fractures in the knee joint Hi, welcome to Physiotutors. The Ottawa knee rules are tool used in the primary care setting to identify which…

How to Prevent Shin Splints and Stress Fractures

How to Prevent Shin Splints and Stress Fractures

Hi I’m Eric Leighton, Certified Athletic Trainer with Nationwide Children’s Sports Medicine. Stress fractures often happens when our body don’t have time to recover after a hard workout. The stress can produce a fracture. We usually see that in a…

Bone fractures and how they are treated

Overall the most common sports related fracture would be an ankle fracture. So it’s really a joint that’s most at risk when you’re running, jumping, cutting, twisting, turning. An acute fracture would be an acute trauma. So the basketball player…