The effect of anthropometric parameters, biomechanical malalignments and flexibility of the lower extremities on the prevalence of Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome in rugby players of the North-West University Rugby Institute / H. Horn.

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Horn, Hannalize;
(2008)
  • Publisher: North-West University
  • Subject: Malalignments | Overuse injuries | Flexibility | Lower limb injuries | Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome | Biomechanics
    mesheuropmc: human activities

With the general increase in Rugby union's popularity the past decade, there has been an increase in sport injuries, both from acute and overuse trauma. Approximately half of all sport injuries may be attributed to overuse or repetitive micro trauma rather than a single... View more
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