Measurement of movement patterns to enhance ACL injury prevention – A dead end?

Kam Ming MOK*, Ruen Shan LEOW

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Journal PublicationsJournal Article (refereed)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Vertical drop jump has been suggested to be an effective movement screening task for ACL injury risk, but recent studies have questioned the ability of such tasks to accurately identify players with increased risk of injury. In this paper, we discuss the usefulness of movement screening tests from an injury prevention perspective.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13-16
Number of pages4
JournalAsia-Pacific Journal of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation and Technology
Volume5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2016
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • sport injury
  • anterior cruciate ligament
  • screening task
  • injury prediction
  • vertical drop jump

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