Preventing injuries in female high school athletes: What are the barriers?
Injuries to female high school athletes are common and can result not only in less participation, but also may lead to long-term consequences that include chronic pain, decreased function, and a decrease in lifetime physical activity. Home-based injury prevention programs may be effective in reducing these injuries, but research is limited. In this issue of WMJ, researchers explore barriers to compliance in a home-based injury prevention program.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
Letter to the Editor
In Response to ‘Rustproofing People’
William Houghton, MD, and Mary Alice Houghton, MD
Pre-exposure Prophylaxis in Primary Care—A New Era in HIV Prevention
Andrew E. Petroll, MD, MS; Rose A. Staden, APNP; Ryan P. Westergaard, MD, PhD
In This Issue
Behavior, Disparities, and Diagnostic Dilemmas
John J. Frey III, MD, WMJ Medical Editor
The High Burden of Cancer Among American Indians/Alaska Natives in Wisconsin
Mary Foote, MS; Rick Strickland, MA; Samantha Lucas-Pipkorn, MPH; Amy Williamson, MPP; Lauren Lamers, MPH
Breast and Colorectal Cancer Survival Disparities in Southeastern Wisconsin
Kirsten M. M. Beyer, MPH, PhD; Yuhong Zhou, MS, ME; Kevin Matthews, MS; Kelly Hoormann, BA; Amin Bemanian, BS; Purushottam W. Laud, PhD; Ann B. Nattinger, MD, MPH
Emergency Department Patients’ Perceptions of Radiation From Medical Imaging
Michael D. Repplinger, MD, PhD; Annabel J. Li, MD; James E. Svenson, MD, MS; William J. Ehlenbach, MD, MSc; Ryan P. Westergaard, MD, PhD; Scott B. Reeder, MD, PhD; Elizabeth A. Jacobs, MD, MAPP
Surveillance of Wisconsin Antibacterial Susceptibility Patterns
Erik Munson, PhD; Timothy K. Block, MT; Erin J. Bowles, MT; Michael Costello, PhD; Richard Dern, MS; Thomas R. Fritsche, MD, PhD; Michael A. Helgesen, MT; Joshua L. Kropp, MLS; Raymond P. Podzorski, PhD; Karen Siebers, MT; Brian Simmons, MLS; Mary A. Smith, MLS; Frances Spray-Larson, PhD, MLT; Tam T. Van, PhD; David M. Warshauer, PhD
Barriers to Compliance in a Home-Based Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Prevention Program in Female High School Athletes
Jill Thein-Nissenbaum, PT, DSc; M. Alison Brooks, MD, MPH
A Case of Disabling Urinary Frequency and Pelvic Pain Due to Postoperative Uterine Adhesions
Paul D. Silva, MD; Sarah A. Suarez, MPAS, MS
Ectopic Thyroid Tissue With Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
Laura Garcia-Rodriguez, MD; Rahil Dharia, BS; Becky Massey, MD
A Case Report of Kratom Addiction and Withdrawal
David Galbis-Reig, MD
Looking Back…to 1936
Business or Busy-ness?
The Importance of NIH Funding to Spur Biomedical Research
Joseph E. Kerschner, MD