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Orthopedics and Sports Medicine: Open Access Journal

Mini Review(ISSN: 2638-6003)

A Review of Management of First-Time Dislocations in Contact Sport Athletes

Volume 2 - Issue 1

R Brankin* and J Sinha

Received: September 17, 2018;   Published: September 24, 2018

DOI: 10.32474/OSMOAJ.2018.02.000126

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A review of the current management concept in treating first time dislocations in contact sport athletes. Non-operative management provides the fastest return to play but the redislocation rates in contact athletes are extremely high. Latarjet stabilization at the earliest practical opportunity provides the contact athlete with the best chance of returning to competition and staying there.

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