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In those individuals who followed the injury prevention program there was a 40% reduction in hamstring injuries. In addition there was a significant reduction in playing time lost due to injury in both groups who participated in the program. For the Major League players there were 9 vs. 25.9 days lost, or a 65% reduction.
Dr. Laith Jazrawi - Sports Medicine Visiting Professor at University of Ottawa Orthopedic Surgery September 27th-28th, 2017
On September 27-28th, 2017, University of Ottawa Orthopaedic Surgery hosted Dr. Jazrawi as visiting professor of Sports Medicine, continuing the collegial relationship between the orthopedic surgery departments of the University of Ottawa and NYU School of Medicine.
New Yorkers don’t slow down, and neither do our specialists
NYU Langone Orthopedics is extremely proud to introduce CME orthopedic webinars. These webinars will focus on several important facets of orthopedic surgery. These live, online courses will be led by and feature experts in the field, and will give attendees the opportunity to participate by asking questions and providing commentary.
NYU Langone's Sports Performance Center presents Skiing and Snowboarding: Injury Prevention and Performance Improvement as part of the NYU Langone Orthopedic Center's lecture series, free of charge and open to the public.
The program will be held at the Orthopedic Center (OC) on the evening of Tuesday November 14th. Dr. Wayne Stokes, exercise physiologist Heather Milton, and physical therapist Aleksey Zhuchkan will discuss how to improve your performance on the slopes while preventing injury.