ACL Tear

Did you know that women are more likely to tear their ACL than men? Women are 3.5 times more likely to tear their ACL in basketball and 2.8 times more likely to tear it in soccer. The reason for this is probably multifactorial and may include anatomic differences, hormonal influences, and most importantly neuromuscular factors. Working on improving muscular strength and control prior to sports participation can markedly reduce the risk of an ACL tear. To read more about ACL tears please click on the following link: ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury

2020-09-09T13:59:39-06:00 September 9th, 2020|Articles|