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Stephanie Di Lemme, Jon Sanderson, Richard G. Celebrini and Geoffrey C. Dover

conservatively by immobilizing the foot and ankle in a short leg cast for 6–8 weeks. 7 , 10 This report presents the case of a professional hockey player who sustained a nondisplaced fracture of the talus and successfully returned to competition within 7 weeks. Discussion Muscular hypertrophy and increases in

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Chih-Hsiang Yang and David E. Conroy

). These findings point to the need for preventive interventions to help older adults alleviate negative affect, improve well-being, and in turn sustain better mental and physical health. Engaging in regular physical activity and mindfulness practice have both been introduced as promising strategies to

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Nicole L. Hoffman, Hannes Devos and Julianne D. Schmidt

motor vehicle crashes in the past 5 years, but he reported having one speeding violation in the month prior to testing. On March 29, 2016 (∼18 months since control testing) he sustained a concussion while skateboarding on campus without a helmet. The patient was going up a steep sidewalk ramp, lost

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Byron Lai, Eunbi Lee, Mayumi Wagatsuma, Georgia Frey, Heidi Stanish, Taeyou Jung and James H. Rimmer

youth periods provide health care professionals with an opportunity to promote health-enhancing physical activity behavior that can likely be sustained throughout the adult lifespan. Identifying effective physical activity approaches before and during this transitional period is critical, as the

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David A. Urquhart, Gordon A. Bloom and Todd M. Loughead

, 2016 ; Yukelson & Rose, 2014 ). These highly successful coaches, known in the literature as serial winning coaches (SWC), have been defined as “coaches who have, repeatedly and over a sustained period of time, coached teams and athletes to gold medals at the highest level of competition such as the

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Fernando Santos, Daniel Gould and Leisha Strachan

. For example, a coach may face difficulties in sustaining a PYD approach when his or her team is not performing well in games. What is ironic about this is that through participation in a PYD-focused coach education program, the coach may learn how to maintain a PYD approach in this environment that

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Margarita D. Tsiros, Emily J. Ward, Sophie Lefmann and Susan Hillier

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals highlight the importance of optimal early childhood development to enable children to reach their full potential ( Black et al., 2017 ), with physical development being a critical component ( World Health Organization, 2007a ). As such, it is widely

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Daniel G. Hursh, Marissa N. Baranauskas, Chad C. Wiggins, Shane Bielko, Timothy D. Mickleborough and Robert F. Chapman

significantly increase maximum inspiratory pressure (MIP) and improve endurance performance outcomes. 15 , 23 – 25 The TIRE protocol requires the subject to forcefully exhale to residual volume, immediately followed by a sustained maximal inhalation to total lung capacity against resistance provided by a 2-mm

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Alison B. Pritchard Orr, Kathy Keiver, Chris P. Bertram and Sterling Clarren

Test (CCTT). Successful performance on the CCTT requires utilization of a variety of EF skills, such as sustained attention, perceptual tracking, sequencing, psychomotor speed, and cognitive flexibility ( Llorente et al., 2003 ). Thus, the CCTT provides a measure of overall EF ability rather than a

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João Breno Ribeiro-Alvares, Maurício Pinto Dornelles, Carolina Gassen Fritsch, Felipe Xavier de Lima-e-Silva, Thales Menezes Medeiros, Lucas Severo-Silveira, Vanessa Bernardes Marques and Bruno Manfredini Baroni

quadriceps and calf muscle injuries, groin/pubis injuries, and anterior cruciate ligament reconstructions seem to be more prone to sustain a hamstring injury. 7 Thus, previous HSIs and a history of injuries in adjacent regions amount to 2 independent HSI risk factors in this study. The reference values for