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The Break, hosted by Seattle Family Physician Ben Davis and Sports Medicine trained Family Physician Jeremy Johnson, take a clinical look at professional athlete injuries from a sports medicine perspective.

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The Break, hosted by Seattle Family Physician Ben Davis and Sports Medicine trained Family Physician Jeremy Johnson, take a clinical look at professional athlete injuries from a sports medicine perspective.

    Episode 7: Demarcus Cousins & Quadriceps Tear

    Episode 7: Demarcus Cousins & Quadriceps Tear

    The crew takes a look at Quadriceps Tears.

    • 14 min
    Episode 6: Everyone & Achilles Tendon Rupture

    Episode 6: Everyone & Achilles Tendon Rupture

    The crew takes a look at achilles tendon ruptures.

    Physical exam paper referenced: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3812842/ 

    Richard Sherman's Injury: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8nU3pygi2Y

    Demarcus Cousins' Injury: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZRrNCA0oMk

    Kobe Bryant's Injury: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTKfC7Pjicw

    • 12 min
    Episode 5: Markelle Fultz (again) & Scapular Dyskinesis

    Episode 5: Markelle Fultz (again) & Scapular Dyskinesis

    We go back to our favorite injured athlete, Markelle Fultz, and look further into the mystery of his new awkward shooting technique.

    CBS Timeline of Fultz' Injury and Shooting Form: https://www.cbssports.com/nba/news/markelle-fultz-shoulder-injury-became-the-ugliest-most-confusing-debacle-in-the-nba/

    Brief AAFP Review: https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0401/p537.html

    Scapular Exam: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEY93k5XXL0

    • 11 min
    Episode 5: IT & FAI

    Episode 5: IT & FAI

    In this episode of The Break, we discuss FAI and labral tears as we evaluate Isaiah Thomas' chances at a successful recovery with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

    • 17 min
    Episode 3: Markelle Fultz & High Ankle Sprains

    Episode 3: Markelle Fultz & High Ankle Sprains

    In this episode, we look further into Markelle Fultz and what was an initially feared high ankle sprain.

    Video of Injury: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmQG04kb5Yg

    Photo of Ankle Ligaments: http://www.physicalhealthcare.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Ankle-sprains_physiotherapy.png

    Systematic Review (2013) on high ankle sprain physical exam maneuvers (including Likelihood Ratios): https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23222193

    Diagnostic criteria for ankle clear spaces: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/radiographs_for_ankle_fractures

    • 11 min
    Episode 2: Dustin Fowler & Patellar Tendon Rupture

    Episode 2: Dustin Fowler & Patellar Tendon Rupture

    In our second episode we discuss Dustin Fowler's patellar tendon rupture and learn more about management.

    Hinged Knee Brace Example: http://www.physioroom.com/images/products/full/39350_image.jpg

    Greyscale Podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/greyscale/id1147413625?mt=2

    • 14 min

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