What is Hypermobility

What is Hypermobility? Hypermobility refers to the natural flexibility of joints. Thirty to fifty percent of the population has joint hypermobility, which in many cases, offers an athletic and competitive advantage. Because of flexible joints secondary to hypermobility, those who are hypermobile can run faster, jump higher, avoid certain injuries and throw farther than [...]

By |2022-07-29T23:02:32+00:00July 29th, 2022|Complex Sports Injury, Hypermobility|

Dextrose Prolotherapy for Treating Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Injuries in Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: A Systematic Review

Rachel Turner, Brent Shaw, Catherine Kingry, MD, Jacques Courseault, MD, CAQSM, FAAPMR Abstract Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (hEDS) is the most common subtype of Ehlers-Danlos syndromes, which manifests as the most common connective tissue disorder, affecting at least 1 in 500 patients. Dextrose prolotherapy is a promising treatment for upper extremity pain. The Tulane Hypermobility [...]

By |2022-07-08T13:56:48+00:00July 8th, 2022|Hypermobility|
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