Highly specialized high school athletes more likely to have certain injuries, study says

Highly specialized high school athletes more likely to have certain injuries, study says
Titled "Prevalence of Sport Specialization in High School Athletics," this one-year observational study found that high school athletes from a smaller school were less likely to specialize in a sport than those attending a large school.

Titled "Prevalence of Sport Specialization in High School Athletics," this one-year observational study found that high school athletes from a smaller school were less likely to specialize in a sport than those attending a large school. The researchers also found that highly specialized athletes were more likely to report a history of overuse knee or hip injuries.

AAOS The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine AANA american shoulder and elbow society international society for hip arthroscopy