A 54-year-old woman presents after an innocuous twisting injury sustained while playing football with her kids. She describes a strong sense of something having ‘gone out of place’.
This 28-year-old recreational football player presented with a six-month history of recurring ankle pain and swelling. The player reported a history of multiple previous ankle sprains.
Most pain medicines have the potential for harm, with little or no benefit over placebo, in the setting of non-specific low back pain.
This 40+-year-old recreational football player presents with a relatively acute onset of pain felt in the region of his left sternoclavicular joint (SCJ). He developed this while doing a bench-press exercise.
This 14-year-old male football player presented with a three-month history of increasing medial knee pain. The pain is worse with activity and improved with rest. He reported noticing that his knee has been swollen after football.