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CU Sports Medicine

Department of Orthopaedics
 

Areas of Research

CU Women's Sports Medicine


The faculty at the CU Women's Sports Medicine program work in a collaborative environment which provides ideal opportunities for doctors to share experiences, solutions and progressive treatment. The result? Cutting-edge effective improvements that makes for healthier, more active and stronger women.

Some areas of research:

  • Return to play criteria
  • Outcomes measurements for prehab/rehab
  • Prospective incidence of rates of injury
  • Metabolic parameters for graft fixation
  • Affect of too little food on metabolism
  • Affect of excessive exercise and too little food on metabolism
  • Identifying metabolic risk for bone disorders/biomechanical risk
  • Incidence of stress fractures
  • Identify risk for psychological issues (self-esteem, etc.)