Unformatted text preview: Playing Status (for this athlete) Not playing To be completed by student Structures involved (bone, muscle, ligaments, nerves, vascular??) PTF, CF Bone she fractured before (previous stress fracture was irritated causing injury) Severity of Injury (degree) & why note findings associated with this 3 rd degree – she irritated an already fractured bone. They out her in a boot and she isn’t allowed to play. Taping/bracing? Why or why not? Bracing immobility for healing purposes (movement could irritate the fracture further) List common MOI for this type of injury Sprain from planting List common s/s for this injury Swelling/inflammation, pain, decoloration Did this athlete display these? Which? Yes; swelling and pain...
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- Spring '08
- Strain, ACI, lower extremity injuries, Upper Ankle Sprain