Effect of shoulder stabilization on career length in national football league athletes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Football
  • Joint Instability
  • Shoulder Joint

abstract

  • A history of shoulder stabilization shortens the expected career of a professional football player, particularly for linemen and linebackers. Further research is warranted to better understand how these injuries and surgeries affect an athlete's career and what can be done to improve the long-term outcome after treatment.

publication date

  • April 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0363546510382887

PubMed ID

  • 21084659

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 704

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 39

number

  • 4