In-Season Shoulder Dislocation: Can You Return To Play With A Brace? + MORE

In-Season Shoulder Dislocation: Can You Return To Play With A Brace? + MORE

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By Dev K. Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: Be careful with loose teeth. A dentist should evaluate a player with a loose tooth before the player can return to play. This player may need to be fitted for a .... More »

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Using E-mail to Communicate With the Team’s Parents (Part Three)
By Doug Abrams
 Parts One and Two of this three-part column urged community youth league coaches to consider using email to share observations and explanations with parents before, during, and after the season.
Part One provided emails that I, as head coach, wrote and sent during pre-season practice sessions to the parents on the Central Missouri Eagles, our 9-10-year-old Squirt hockey team a few years ago…

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nfl flag football tournament 1507104857 1278206396 In Season Shoulder Dislocation: Can You Return To Play With A Brace? + MOREBy Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

Shoulder dislocation in a young athlete who is in-season can sometimes be managed without surgery, allowing the athlete to complete the season
Proper rehabilitation and use of a shoulder brace can help to improve the chances of return to play, often by 3-4 weeks after the dislocation
The risk of another dislocation is high, and these decisions should be carefully discussed with an orthopedic surgeon who has experience working with athletes

A shoulder dislocation is a common injury in collision based sports such as football…

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