Frostbite Facts and More
Published: January 19, 2016
What is it?
Frostbite is an injury that can occur after prolonged exposure to below freezing temperatures (< 0° C or 32° F). The most commonly affected body parts are the fingers and toes, although the tips of the nose, ears, and cheeks can be affected as well.
Symptoms of frostbite depend on the severity of the injury. The...[Read More]
Category: Foot Injuries, Hand/Arm Injuries,
5 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Sports Ultrasound
Published: January 8, 2015
1.What is Sports Ultrasound?
Sports Ultrasonography is an imaging technique that utilizes reflected ultrasonic sound waves to obtain images of the musculoskeletal system. The term “Ultrasound” refers to sound waves that have a higher frequency than what a human can hear.
2.When is it used?
A physic...[Read More]
Category: Ankle Injuries, Foot Injuries, Hand/Arm Injuries, Hip Injuries, Knee Injuries, Shoulder Injuries,