Skip navigation

growth

Developmental changes in the youth athlete: implications for movement, skills acquisition, performance and injuries.

December 20, 2018

This narrative review summarizes the current literature on early sport specialization and changes that occur in the musculoskeletal system throughout growth and maturation. It discusses the impact of development on the motor and sensory systems and how this contributes to movement and coordination in the young athlete. With the increasing number of youth athletes in

Read More

Growth Restart / Recovery Lines involving the vertebral body: a rare, incidental finding and diagnostic challenge in two patients

June 03, 2014

Objective: To present the phenomenon of growth restart lines and create awareness of the possible differential diagnoses. Clinical Features: Two case reports outlining the presentation of growth restart lines found in the vertebrae of trampolinists. Emphasis in each case is placed on correlating the patient history with radiographic findings. Intervention and Outcome: In both cases

Read More

back to top