Preventing Knee Injuries

Timothy Hewett, Bruce D. Beynnon, Tron Krosshaug, Grethe Myklebust

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSports Injury Prevention
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages23
ISBN (Electronic)9781444303612
ISBN (Print)9781405162449
StatePublished - Mar 5 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Epidemiology of knee injuries in sports
  • Familial tendency and ethnicity
  • Foot pronation
  • How to identify athletes at risk
  • Non-contact ACL injury situations in ball/team sports
  • Patella tendon-tibia shaft angle and tibial plateau slope
  • Risk of ACL injury in different sports
  • Targeting participation in ACL injury interventions to individuals or teams

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Hewett, T., Beynnon, B. D., Krosshaug, T., & Myklebust, G. (2009). Preventing Knee Injuries. In Sports Injury Prevention (pp. 49-71). Wiley Blackwell.