Injury prevention programs unpopular with high school coaches

April 8, 2015 5:31 PM

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(Reuters Health) - Although injury prevention programs have been shown to help reduce leg and foot injuries in sports, less than ten percent of high school coaches implement the programs as designed, according to a new survey.

Half of coaches are aware of the programs, but many believe they’re too complex or do not offer an advantage over existing practices, researchers found.

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