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Sports Injuries, Handout on Health
Last published 02/2016
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This booklet contains information about different types of sports injuries that occur in both children and adults. It contains information about the difference between acute and chronic injuries, treatment, when to see a doctor, and how to prevent injuries. Information is also provided on recent treatment advances from research.
NIH Publication No. 16-5278
Length: 24 pp.
- General public
- For medical & health professionals to share with patients
Quantity that can be ordered: up to 5 copies
This publication is in the public domain. It can be reproduced.
Size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
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