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Miscellaneous conditions about the elbow in athletes.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15474233     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article reviews some of the conditions about the elbow in athletes or active individuals. The conditions discussed are synovial plica of elbow, radiocapitellar arthritis, congenital dislocation of the radial head, radio-ulnar synostosis, hemophilia and rheumatoid arthritis. In the past, people who had these conditions were instructed to avoid athletic activities; however, they are now being counseled to remain active and to try to exercise on a regular basis.
Authors:
Edward G McFarland; Harpreet S Gill; Dawn M Laporte; Michael Streiff
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinics in sports medicine     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0278-5919     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Sports Med     Publication Date:  2004 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-10-11     Completed Date:  2004-12-14     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8112473     Medline TA:  Clin Sports Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  743-63, xi-xii     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA. emcfarl@jhmi.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Arthritis / diagnosis,  therapy
Athletic Injuries / diagnosis*,  therapy*
Bursitis / diagnosis,  therapy
Dislocations / congenital,  diagnosis,  therapy
Elbow / injuries*
Hemophilia A / diagnosis,  therapy
Humans
Humerus
Joint Loose Bodies / diagnosis,  therapy
Sports Medicine / methods*
Synostosis / diagnosis,  therapy
Synovial Membrane / injuries
Tendon Injuries / diagnosis,  therapy
Ulna

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