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SOURCE: Demos Health
ACL injuries are a growing problem for young female athletes, learn how to prevent them before they happen.
New York, NY (PRWEB) November 29, 2012
An estimated 150,000 Americans suffer ACL injuries each year in the United States. A growing number of them are female athletes. While we know there is a huge increase in injuries in females compared to males, we don’t have all the answers as to why yet.
What do we have? A program to prevent ACL injuries before they happen.
In The ACL Solution, renowned orthopedic surgeon Robert G. Marx and physical therapist Grethe Myklebust present a practical and effective prevention program for all athletes, both professional and amateur, that can be easily incorporated into a regular warm up routines.
For those unfortunate enough to suffer from an ACL injury, there is ample advice on the available treatment options.
Author Credentials: ROBERT G. MARX, MD is an orthopedic surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. GRETHE MYKLEBUST, PT, PhD is a specialist in Sports Physiotherapy in Oslo, Norway
Availability: Nationwide by arrangement and via telephone.
About Demos Health: In September, 2007, Demos Medical Publishing launched the imprint Demos Health, to further the company's mission of bridging the gap between consumers and the health care community, and to provide the most up-to-date information on a wide range of health-related topics. Demos Health aims to provide the highest quality books on the consumer health market.
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