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We found 122 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. 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.
  4. Nose Injuries
  5. 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.
  6. Overuse Injuries
  7. Arm Injuries
  8. Facial Injuries
  9. Tendon Injury (Tendinopathy)
  10. Severity of Back Injuries
  11. Types of Chest Injuries
  12. Injury to the Tailbone (Coccyx)
  13. Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Injury
  14. Shoulder Problems andInjuries
  15. Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Injury
  16. Heat After an Injury
  17. Types of ACL Injuries
  18. Preventing ACL Injuries
  19. 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.
  20. Neck Problems andInjuries
  21. 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.
  22. Back Problems andInjuries
  23. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  24. Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury
  25. MSA Process: Recovery After Injury
  26. Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving
  27. First Aid for a Spinal Injury
  28. Wrist Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  29. Jaw Problems: Structural Problems and Injury
  30. Achilles Tendon Injury: Surgery or Immobilization
  31. Classification of Spinal Cord Injuries
  32. 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.
  33. Treatment for ACL Injuries in Children and Teens
  34. Physical Rehabilitation for ACL Injuries
  35. Toe, Foot, and Ankle Injuries Discusses common toe, foot, and ankle injuries. Covers home treatment and basic foot care. Offers injury prevention tips.
  36. Hip Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  37. Hip Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  38. Stroke: Preventing Injury in Affected Limbs
  39. 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.
  40. 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.
  41. 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.
  42. Elbow Bursitis and Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  43. Knee Bursitis and Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  44. Achilles Tendon Injury: Calf Squeeze Test
  45. 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.
  46. Facial Problems, Noninjury
  47. 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.
  48. ACL Injury: Exercises to Do Before Treatment
  49. Heel Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  50. Achilles Tendon Injury: Physical Therapy and Rehab
  51. Spinal Cord Injury: Safe Transfers To or From a Wheelchair
  52. Women and Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  53. Shoulder Bursitis and Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  54. 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.
  55. Hip Bursitis or Tendon Injury: Preventing Pain
  56. Toe, Foot, and Ankle Problems, Noninjury Explains possible causes of toe, foot, and ankle problems. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  57. 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.
  58. Repetitive Motion Syndrome
  59. Shin Splints
  60. Trapped Finger, Toe, or Limb
  61. Whiplash
  62. 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.
  63. Avulsion Fracture
  64. 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.
  65. 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.
  66. 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.
  67. 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.
  68. 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.
  69. Knee Arthroscopy: Recovering at Home Learn what to expect and what to watch for as you recover from knee arthroscopy.
  70. 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.
  71. Radial Head Subluxation
  72. Plica in the Knee
  73. Orthotics for Foot Problems
  74. 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.
  75. Preventing Foot Cramps
  76. Finding Good Footwear
  77. Roomy Shoes
  78. Preventing Finger, Hand, and Wrist Problems
  79. Vitamin D Test
  80. Using Crutches Learn how using crutches the right way will help you stay stable and safe while you heal.
  81. Foot Problems: Finding the Right Shoes
  82. Posture: Standing and Walking
  83. Body Mechanics
  84. Age-Related Foot Changes
  85. Preventing Foot Problems: Training Techniques
  86. Using Crutches
  87. Using a Cane
  88. Hip Problems, Age 11 and Younger
  89. How to Wear a Sling Learn how to wear a sling to protect an injured arm.
  90. Using a Cane Learn how to use your cane correctly so you can stay stable and safe.
  91. Using a Walker Learn how to use your walker correctly so you can stay stable and safe.
  92. Using a Walker
  93. Back Pain: Strengthening Your Core Learn how being active builds a strong core and keeps your back healthy.
  94. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Safe Posture and Movements
  95. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Activities to Limit
  96. Office Ergonomics
  97. Stopping Facial Bleeding
  98. Interactive Tools
  99. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Few Tips for Preventing It Learn what movements may help cause carpal tunnel syndrome. Get tips to help prevent it and manage symptoms.
  100. Wrist Care: Preventing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Describes symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome such as tingling, numbness, or pain in the fingers, thumb, or hand that occur with pressure on the median nerve. Offers prevention tips. Offers links to more info on carpal tunnel syndrome and office ergonomics.

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