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Douglas A. Pizac, Charles B. Swanik, Joseph J. Glutting and Thomas W. Kaminski

The ankle is the most commonly injured body site in athletes. 1 – 4 Specifically, lateral ankle sprains account for a majority of these injuries, and are one of the most common injuries among high school sports participants. 5 – 10 Hubbard et al reported that it can even take up to 3 months

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Thomas M. Newman, Giampietro L. Vairo and William E. Buckley

Clinical Scenario Ankle sprains represent a common musculoskeletal injury encountered in physical activity that clinicians are tasked with preventing and treating. Because of the prevalence of this injury, various ankle braces have been designed to prophylactically protect the joint and reduce the

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Megan N. Houston, Johanna M. Hoch and Matthew C. Hoch

Almost half of all ankle sprains in the United States occur during athletic activity. 1 Each year ankle sprains account for roughly 15% of all injuries to National Collegiate Athletic Association student-athletes, with the majority sustained by the lateral ligamentous complex. 2 Although

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Ryan S. McCann, Kyle B. Kosik, Masafumi Terada and Phillip A. Gribble

Key Points ▸ No previous study has developed a prediction model for recurrent ankle sprains in high school and collegiate athletes. ▸ Increased patient height and mass were associated with increased odds of sustaining a recurrent ankle sprain in the same competitive season. ▸ Commonly-used disease

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Marcos de Noronha, Eleisha K. Lay, Madelyn R. Mcphee, George Mnatzaganian and Guilherme S. Nunes

Ankle sprains are one of the most common injuries experienced by individuals involved in physical activity, accounting for approximately 80% of ankle injuries. 1 , 2 They are the most frequent sports-related injury, particularly in team sports that demand repeated direction change, jumping

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Gabrielle Stubblefield, Jeffrey Tilly and Kathy Liu

Key Points ▸ Changes in joint laxity across the six patients followed occurred throughout the acute and subacute stages after a no time lost (NTL) lateral ankle sprain when compared to a preinjury baseline assessment. ▸ Increased joint laxity was noted in all patients after NTL ankle sprains

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Jérôme Vaulerin, Frédéric Chorin, Mélanie Emile, Fabienne d’Arripe-Longueville and Serge S. Colson

, aerobic and resistance training sessions, etc) may also lead to injuries. 1 , 4 – 6 Among these injuries, musculoskeletal harm, such as sprains and strains, were often reported with an important occurrence of ankle sprains. 1 , 6 However, the risk factors that are associated with ankle sprains in

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Clément Theurillat, Ilona Punt, Stéphane Armand, Alice Bonnefoy-Mazure and Lara Allet

Ankle sprain is the most common type of acute sport trauma and represents 80% of all ankle traumatism. 1 One inversion ankle injury occurs per 10,000 persons each day, which means that, in the United States, 23,000 new cases are reported per day. 2 In particular, sports such as basketball, soccer

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Revay O. Corbett, Tyler R. Keith and Jay Hertel

Current return-to-play (RTP) timelines following an ankle sprain, on average range anywhere from a same day return to upwards of 7 days. 1 , 2 This time range is less than the length of the inflammatory phase after acute injury, which may put athletes at risk for long-term joint damage. About 79

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Ryan McCann, Kyle Kosik, Masafumi Terada and Phillip Gribble

Key Points • Patients with a lateral ankle sprain often sustain recurrent injuries after return to play. • Impairments and activity limitation persist beyond return to play from a lateral ankle sprain. • It remains unknown how these outcomes contribute to recurrent lateral ankle sprains. Athletic