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We found 145 results for Muscle and Joint Injuries
  1. Bones, Joints, and Muscles Has info on finger, hand, and wrist problems as well as shoulder injuries. Also has info on osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia with links to low back pain exercises and info on tennis elbow surgery.
  2. Calf Muscle Injury
  3. Shoulder Separation
  4. Hamstring Muscles
  5. Leg Injuries Helps you check symptoms of leg injuries caused during sports or recreational activities, work-related tasks, and work or projects around home. Includes bruises, swelling, sprains, pulled muscles, and broken bones. Discusses treatment and prevention.
  6. Nose Injuries
  7. Elbow Injuries Covers common causes of elbow injuries. Discusses injuries caused by sudden injury and those caused by overuse. Discusses treatment options. Offers interactive tool to help you decide when to see a doctor. Covers home treatment and prevention tips.
  8. Overuse Injuries
  9. Arm Injuries
  10. Facial Injuries
  11. Tendon Injury (Tendinopathy)
  12. Severity of Back Injuries
  13. Types of Chest Injuries
  14. Injury to the Tailbone (Coccyx)
  15. Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Injury
  16. Shoulder Problems andInjuries
  17. Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Injury
  18. Heat After an Injury
  19. Preventing ACL Injuries
  20. Types of ACL Injuries
  21. Neck Problems andInjuries
  22. Knee Problems andInjuries Looks at sudden injuries like meniscus tears or torn ligaments that cause knee pain. Covers injuries like bursitis and tendinitis caused by overuse. Includes tool to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  23. Groin Problems andInjuries Discusses groin problems andinjuries. Looks at acute injuries, hernias, rashes, and other groin problems in children. Covers signs and symptoms. Offers home treatment and prevention tips. Covers emergencies such as severe pain and signs of shock.
  24. Back Problems andInjuries
  25. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  26. Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury
  27. MSA Process: Recovery After Injury
  28. Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving
  29. First Aid for a Spinal Injury
  30. Wrist Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  31. Jaw Problems: Structural Problems and Injury
  32. Classification of Spinal Cord Injuries
  33. Achilles Tendon Injury: Surgery or Immobilization
  34. Finger, Hand, and Wrist Injuries Details types of injuries to the fingers, hands, and wrists. Discusses possible emergency situations. Includes worksheet to help you decide when to seek care. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  35. Physical Rehabilitation for ACL Injuries
  36. Treatment for ACL Injuries in Children and Teens
  37. Hip Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  38. Hip Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  39. Toe, Foot, and Ankle Injuries Discusses common toe, foot, and ankle injuries. Covers home treatment and basic foot care. Offers injury prevention tips.
  40. Stroke: Preventing Injury in Affected Limbs
  41. Head Injury, Age 4 and Older Looks at common causes of minor and serious head injuries. Discusses possible head injury emergencies. Offers tool to help you check symptoms and decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  42. Head Injury, Age 3 and Younger Provides overview of head injuries in those age 3 and younger. Offers tool to help you check symptoms and decide when to see doctor. Discusses emergency symptoms and when to seek care. Offers prevention tips.
  43. Leg Problems, Noninjury Helps you check symptoms of leg problems not caused by injury. Covers symptoms like pain, swelling, cramps, numbness, tingling, weakness, and lumps and bumps under the skin. Includes pictures of bones of lower leg, thigh, and muscles and tendons.
  44. Elbow Bursitis and Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  45. Knee Bursitis and Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  46. Facial Problems, Noninjury
  47. ACL Injury: Should I Have Knee Surgery? Guides through decision to have knee surgery for an ACL injury. Compares surgery to rest, exercise, and rehabilitation as treatment for an ACL injury. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  48. Elbow Problems, Noninjury Looks at conditions, such as gout, pinched nerve, bursitis, tennis elbow, and golfer's elbow, that may cause elbow problems. Offers interactive tool to help you decide when to see the doctor. Covers home treatment and prevention tips.
  49. Spinal Cord Injury: Safe Transfers To or From a Wheelchair
  50. Achilles Tendon Injury: Physical Therapy and Rehab
  51. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  52. Heel Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  53. ACL Injury: Exercises to Do Before Treatment
  54. Women and Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  55. Shoulder Bursitis and Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  56. Arm Problems, Noninjury Covers problems like swelling or arm pain caused by overuse, arthritis, and hormone changes. Links to info on bursitis and osteoarthritis. Includes tool to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  57. Pressure Injuries: Pressure-Relieving Devices and Supports
  58. Hip Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  59. Toe, Foot, and Ankle Problems, Noninjury Explains possible causes of toe, foot, and ankle problems. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  60. Finger, Hand, and Wrist Problems, Noninjury Covers finger, hand, and wrist problems caused by medical conditions and overuse. Offers symptom check list. Includes worksheet to help you decide when to call a doctor. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  61. Repetitive Motion Syndrome
  62. Trapped Finger, Toe, or Limb
  63. Avulsion Fracture
  64. Shin Splints
  65. Medical History and Physical Exam for Rheumatoid Arthritis Covers questions doctor will ask, including how long you've had symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and whether you've had recent or past injury. Covers physical symptoms doctor will look for, like swelling, tenderness, range of motion, and affected joints.
  66. Whiplash
  67. Tetanus Discusses tetanus, also called lockjaw. Looks at cause by bacteria infection that makes a poison that causes severe muscle spasms. Looks at how bacteria enter the body through wound or cut. Covers vaccine shots (immunizations) to prevent tetanus.
  68. Iliotibial Band Syndrome
  69. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Knee Discusses test (also called MRI scan) that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of the knee. Covers why it is used, including to find problems like arthritis, meniscus injury, or damaged cartilage, ligaments, or tendons.
  70. Physical Examination of the Knee Covers what your doctor might ask if you have knee pain. Discusses what will be done during a physical exam. Covers tests that may be ordered, including the Lachman test, the posterior drawer test, and the valgus and varus tests. Covers results.
  71. Knee Arthroscopy: Recovering at Home Learn what to expect and what to watch for as you recover from knee arthroscopy.
  72. Fibromyalgia Information on fibromyalgia, a syndrome that causes people to feel pain even when there is no injury. Covers symptoms and how it is diagnosed. Includes info on treatments such as medicines, exercise therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy.
  73. Shoulder SLAP Tear
  74. Preventing Falls in Older Adults Tips for older adults and people who have had a stroke or have multiple sclerosis or osteoporosis to help prevent falls andinjuries. Covers taking care of your health and making changes in your home. Covers preventing falls in the bathroom and outdoors.
  75. Achilles Tendon Problems Discusses common Achilles tendon problems. Covers tendinopathy, which includes tendinitis and tendinosis. Also covers tendon tear or rupture, paratenonitis, peritendinitis, and bursitis. Discusses symptoms such as pain and swelling in back of leg or heel.
  76. Baker's Cyst Discusses Baker's cyst (also called popliteal cyst), a pocket of fluid that forms a lump behind the knee. Covers causes such as swelling from arthritis and knee injury. Discusses symptoms. Covers treatment, including things to do at home and surgery.
  77. Radial Head Subluxation
  78. Rotator Cuff Disorders
  79. Meniscus Tear
  80. Rotator Cuff Problems: Exercises You Can Do at Home
  81. Plica in the Knee
  82. Preventing Foot Cramps
  83. Orthotics for Foot Problems
  84. Preventing Foot Problems: Training Techniques
  85. Roomy Shoes
  86. Preventing Finger, Hand, and Wrist Problems
  87. Finding Good Footwear
  88. Foot Problems: Finding the Right Shoes
  89. Age-Related Foot Changes
  90. Vitamin D Test
  91. Using Crutches Learn how using crutches the right way will help you stay stable and safe while you heal.
  92. Body Mechanics
  93. Using Crutches
  94. Using a Cane
  95. Hip Problems, Age 11 and Younger
  96. Back Pain: Strengthening Your Core Learn how being active builds a strong core and keeps your back healthy.
  97. How to Wear a Sling Learn how to wear a sling to protect an injured arm.
  98. Using a Cane Learn how to use your cane correctly so you can stay stable and safe.
  99. Using a Walker Learn how to use your walker correctly so you can stay stable and safe.
  100. Posture: Standing and Walking

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