Acromioclavicula Joint (ACJ) Injury

Definition: This injury is also known as AC sprain. It is the involvement of the joint formed between acromion and collarbone. Injury mechanism: AC sprain is usually caused by a direct blow to the joint. The result of the impact is Acromion Over-Riding Clavicle and...

Symptoms / Diagnosis

Myositis ossificans When there is a previous contusion in muscles like quadriceps, Myositis ossificans may develop. It is usually happening following a direct trauma to the quadriceps muscle which is sitting in front of your thigh. This results as a crush injury to...

Upper Motor Neuron Reflexes

Upper motor neuron(UMN) connect the motor cortex of the brain to the muscles. The upper motor neurons originate within the motor cortex and then travels down the spinal cord within the corticospinal tracts. Approximately 85% of upper motor neurons cross over to the...

Hamstring Origin Tendinopathy

Hamstring origin tendinopathy is usually happening when there is an inflammation within the hamstring tendon. When performing an activity using the hamstring muscle and repeating that exercise, the tendon can lead to microscopic tears in it. For the body to repair the...