Sports Medicine

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Glasgow Sports Surgery Service

This site offers patient and clinician information relating to orthopaedic sports injuries. It is written by a team of specialist consultants.

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Pure Sports Medicine

Specialist UK sports medicine clinics dedicated to the treatment of sports injuries, sports injury prevention, therapy, and the promotion of the benefits of sport and exercise medicine.

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Runners World

A comprehensive A-Z list of injuries incurred while running, with methods of treatment and prevention.

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Sports and exercise injuries

Information from Arthritis Research UK.

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Sports Injury Clinic

A virtual clinic with information on sports injuries, treatments, exercises, and a directory of sports injury clinics.

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The Sports Physio

Specialises in sports and spinal injuries and includes an A-Z of information about common sports injuries and related medical complaints.

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Sports Injury Surgery UK

Patient information in specialist sports injury surgery. Especially keyhole procedures of the knee, shoulder & ankle allowing return to peak performance.

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Dr Tim Kenny
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Last Checked:
14 June 2012

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