Biomechanical factors in common running injuries

Which biomechanical factors are associated to common running injuries?

Given the high prevalence of achilles tendinopathy (AT) and medial tibial stress syndrome (MTSS), the current study strove to clarify the ongoing debate regarding the influence of rear foot eversion in a running population.

The authors concluded time spent in eversion through the stance phase rather than eversion velocity or excursion was most influential and a possible predictor for those at risk for developing the condition.

 
 

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