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First Aid: Strains and Sprains

First Aid: Strains and Sprains


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OrganizationAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
The AAOS provides information for the public on sports safety, and bone, joint, muscle, ligament and tendon injuries or conditions.

OrganizationAmerican Sports Medicine Institute
The mission of ASMI is to improve the understanding, prevention and treatment of sports-related injuries through research and education.

OrganizationAmerican Physical Therapy Association
This organization provides information on physical therapy, from therapists in each state to current research.

OrganizationAmerican College of Sports Medicine
This site has tips on staying safe while playing sports and exercising.

OrganizationNational Safety Council
The National Safety Council offers information on first aid, CPR, environmental health, and safety.