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FSU Winner
Florida State’s Caitlin Quinn has been named the NSCA’s Assistant Strength Coach of the Year. http://www.seminoles.com/sports/w-softbl/spec-rel/112613aaa.html Critical Condition
A California high school football player is in critical condition after suffering neck and spinal cord injuries during a game. http://www.pe.com/local-news/riverside-county/corona/corona-headlines-index/20131124-santiago-football-player-remains-in-critical-condition.ece State Total
More than 4,400 middle and high school student-athletes in Massachusetts suffered head injuries last year, according to reports filed by the schools.
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ACL Surgery
Athletes undergoing ACL reconstructive surgery are more likely to need a second surgery within six years if a transtibial technique is used. http://www.healio.com/orthopedics/sports-medicine/news/online/%7Bb820b947-1251-431a-aaed-2134cdb8c308%7D/acl-reconstruction-with-transtibial-technique-may-increase-risk-for-repeat-knee-surgery Clavicle Fractures
Athletes suffering displaced midshaft clavicle fractures have a high return-to-play rate, but the time frame varies significantly, a new study shows. http://www.healio.com/orthopedics/sports-medicine/news/online/%7B17e3f418-6f9c-408c-9667-b4e832ccb36a%7D/rate-of-return-to-sport-varies-after-plate-fixation-for-displaced-midshaft-clavicle-fractures NHL Lawsuit
Ten former players are suing the NHL, alleging the league failed to protect them from head injuries and educate them on the dangers. http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nhl/2013/11/25/nhl-concussion-lawsuit/3709223/ Rose’s Options
A leading orthopedic surgeon talks about the knee surgery options NBA star Derrick Rose faced after suffering his second meniscus tear in as many seasons. http://www.newswise.com/articles/surgery-for-derrick-rose-type-knee-injury-involves-difficult-tradeoff Anemia Mystery
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