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Orthopaedic information you can trust from Your Orthopaedic Connection, a service provided by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Children

    * Gymnastics Injury Prevention
    * A Guide to Safety for Young Athletes
    * Adolescent Anterior Knee Pain
    * All-Terrain Vehicle Safety
    * Back Pain in Children
    * Backpack Safety
    * Baseball Field Safety
    * Baseball Injury Prevention
    * Basketball Injury Prevention
    * Bowed Legs
    * Care of Casts and Splints
    * Cerebral Palsy
    * Child Safety Seats
    * Clubfoot
    * Congenital Torticollis (Twisted Neck)
    * Developmental Dislocation (Dysplasia) of the Hip (DDH)
    * Elbow Fractures in Children
    * Erb's Palsy (Brachial Plexus Birth Injury)
    * Female Athletes: Health Problems Caused by Extreme Exercise and Dieting
    * Flexibility Exercises for Young Athletes
    * Flexible Flatfoot in Children
    * Football Injury Prevention
    * Forearm Fractures in Children
    * Golf Injury Prevention
    * Growth Plate Fractures
    * Helmet Use
    * High School Sports Injuries
    * High School Sports Injuries: Safe Return to Play
    * Hockey Injury Prevention
    * Inline Skating Injury Prevention
    * Intoeing
    * Juvenile Arthritis
    * Kyphosis (Roundback) of the Spine
    * Limb Length Discrepancy
    * Muscular Dystrophy
    * Osgood-Schlatter Disease (Knee Pain)
    * Osteogenesis Imperfecta
    * Pedestrian Injuries and Children
    * Pediatric Thighbone (Femur) Fracture
    * Perthes Disease
    * Physical Activity for Children
    * Playground Safety Checklist
    * Playground Safety Guide
    * Playground Safety: Tips for Kids
    * Prevent Scooter-Related Injuries
    * Recreational Activities and Childhood Injuries
    * Return To Play
    * Running Injury Prevention
    * Scoliosis in Children and Adolescents
    * Skateboarding Safety
    * Skiing Injury Prevention
    * Sledding Injury Prevention
    * Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
    * Snapping Hip
    * Soccer Injury Prevention
    * Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis
    * Summer Safety: Tips for the Pool
    * Swimming Injury Prevention
    * Tennis Court Safety
    * Tennis Injury Prevention
    * The Young Athlete
    * Throwing Injuries in the Elbow
    * Tips for a Safe Running Program
    * Volleyball Injury Prevention
    * Weight-Bearing Exercise for Women and Girls