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ERIC Number: EJ414244
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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ISSN: ISSN-0091-3847
Overuse Syndromes of the Lower Extremity.
McKeag, Douglas B.; Dolan, Cathleen
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v17 n7 p108-12,114-16,121-23 Jul 1989
Discusses management of common overuse disorders, which are often a result of repetitive stress. Reducing inflammation through icing, rest, and use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents is the primary treatment goal. Patients taking anti-inflammatories must be cautioned against returning to activity too soon because the medication's analgesic effect may mask injury. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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