Syndesmosis Injury

Summary

This project will advance our understanding of syndesmosis injury and rehabilitation.

Supervisor(s)

Dr Claire Hiller, Dr Amy Sman

Research Location

Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Group

Program Type

Masters/PHD

Synopsis

Ankle syndesmosis injury, or ‘high' ankle sprain, is an increasingly identified problem in the sporting and general communities. However there is little research into this potentially debilitating injury.  This series of projects aims to; develop and validate an injury grading system, investigate the long-term injury prognosis, and compare treatment options and their efficacy.

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Keywords

ankle, injury, sports, Musculoskeletal, Rehabilitation, ankle syndesmosis injury, high ankle sprain, Ankle sprain

Opportunity ID

The opportunity ID for this research opportunity is: 1852

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