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Don’t Stress Out About Stress Fractures

Published on June 1, 2017 By Monmouthrehabprofessionals

A stress fracture, also known as a¬†fatigue-induced fracture,¬†consists of one or more small cracks in the bone. It is associated with a pattern of overuse, commonly seen in the lower extremity in athletes. Causes Repetitive motion is one the mechanisms that result in a stress fracture. The muscles become fatigued and are unable to absorb […]