Rehabilitation

March 26- Overhead Athletes and Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficit (GIRD)

GIRD is found throwing athletes that includes baseball pitcher and football quarterback, but also in tennis and volleyball.

March 20 - The Missing Link for Shoulder Rehabiliation

Everyone wants to work the rotator cuff exercises, but they forget about the scapula stabilizers.

Eric LeGrand to speak at ATSNJ Annual Conference

The ATSNJ is proud to announce that this year's Keynote Lecture at the Annual Conference on March 2nd will feature former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand, Rutgers Team Physician Dr. Robert Monaco, and Rutgers Athletic Trainer David McCune.

In October 2010, Rutgers University football star, Eric LeGrand, sustained a spinal cord injury at his C3 and C4 vertebrae during a fourth quarter play at MetLife Stadium. While the initial prognosis was grim, Eric demonstrated his titan strength by shattering all expectations for his recovery and rehabilitation. However, recovery was not enough.

With close to six million Americans living with some form of paralysis, including 1.3 million spinal cord injuries, Eric harnessed the national spotlight he attracted from his injury to give back to the community and inspire those living with and impacted by paralysis to bELieve.

 

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Los Angeles Lakers' Injury Problems Costs Millions but Could Be Solved

Twenty-four hours in a day. Sixty minutes in an hour. Forty-eight minutes in a game. Every second counts.
 

Power Down to Speed Concussion Recovery: Study - US News and World Report

Young people who suffer a concussion often want to return to school and begin using electronics right away, but resuming everyday life to

ATSNJ Education Meeting Focuses on Sport Safety Issues

A panel of medical experts in the field of sports safety presented the latest scientific evidence, at the Athletic Trainers’ Society of N

High Ankle Sprain Management in the NFL

 
Author: Mike Ryan  |  Date: February 2012

Athletic Trainers Hard at Work during New York Giants Super Bowl Run

Several respected athletic trainers and ATSNJ members have been hard at work during the New York Giants season and Super Bowl run.