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ERIC Number: EJ433392
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-5984
Sports Injuries in Children.
Taft, Timothy N.
Elementary School Journal, v91 n5 p429-35 May 1991
A literature review revealed an absence of well-controlled studies concerning the prevention of sports injuries in children. A checklist outlines some causes of the overuse syndrome, including (1) training errors; (2) the nature of playing surfaces; (3) muscle imbalance; (4) anatomic malalignments; (5) construction of shoes; and (6) various diseases. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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