oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Rehabilitation of knee injuries
|Article Title||Rehabilitation of knee injuries|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Affiliations||1 Baragwanath Hospital, Soweto, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Mar 2001|
|Pages||7 - 8|
|Keyword(s)||Ambulation with crutches, Ankle exercises, Atrophy, Gastrocnemius, Hip abduction, Isokinetic / isometric exercises, Isotonic knee flexion, Menisectomy, Neurovascular reeducation, Presurgical phase, Proprioceptive training, Quadriceps setting and Terminal extension|
The athlete must rehabilitate an injured part for the specific duties it will be carrying out on the field under controlled but equally specific situations. Merely strengthening a muscle is inadequate.
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