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    • Computational Analysis of Glenoid Bone Loss in Osteoarthritis Patients 

      Prey, Beau Joseph (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2014)
      Changes in the glenoid are of clinical importance because they have been shown to be associated with humeral head subluxation and also inferior results following total shoulder arthroplasty. This wear can also decrease ...
    • Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Stenosis : A Background and Individual Case Study 

      Arney, Taylor Renee (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2014)
      Lumbar Spinal Stenosis is a medical condition where the central vertebral canal is narrowing in one or more vertebrae. Although Lumbar Spinal Stenosis is common throughout the country, it is a condition prominently seen ...
    • Effective Coaching Styles : Discovering Their Impact on Athlete Development 

      Dietrich, Alex (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2015)
      Coaches across the country aspire to make a difference and change the lives of their players for the better. This Senior Individualized Project (SIP) will analyze the positive and negative effects of multiple coaching ...
    • Patellar Dislocations : A Review and Case Study 

      Weissenborn, Clayton (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2015)
      The purpose of this paper is to fully investigate every aspect of a kneecap dislocation/subluxation and what an athlete can expect if he or she endures one of these injuries. First, the general anatomy of the knee will be ...
    • A Review of Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes 

      Peters, Adam (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2014)
      With the highly publicized sudden cardiac deaths of Hank Gathers and Reggie Lewis in the early 1990’s there has been an increase in research associated with heart conditions in athletes. The work of recent researchers has ...
    • A Review of the Epiphyseal Plate in Long Bones 

      Shegos, Cameron (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2015)
      The human skeleton is a complex organ involved in movement, support, and protection. During a child’s adolescent years, this skeleton is rapidly growing. The epiphyseal plate, better known as the growth plate, is the ...
    • Symptoms following Sport Concussions Across Age Groups 

      Leffert, Colin L. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2012)
      Most people in the sports medicine field realize that sports concussions affect an extremely large number of athletes each year, but until recently not many professionals have considered which age group is most negatively ...
    • The Unhappy Triad : a Review and Case Study of Orthopedic Injuries of the Knee Sustained During Athletics 

      McGuire, Aaron A. (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College., 2015)
      In modern sports, athletes are well aware there is always a risk of injury whenever the body is being pushed to its limit. In today’s world, the top athletes are easily accessible and on display for many to watch, such as ...