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Curr Sports Med Rep. 2013 Sep-Oct;12(5):321-8. doi: 10.1097/

Basketball injuries: caring for a basketball team.

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Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT.


Basketball is a popular sport in North America and worldwide. Most injuries are lower extremity injuries to the ankle and knee. In this article, injuries common to basketball and, from our experience, injuries that escape injury surveillance systems are discussed from the physician and athletic trainer's perspective. Both treatment and prevention of injuries are discussed.

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