The aim of the Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center is to prevent injuries and other health problems in sports through research on risk factors, injury mechanisms, and prevention methods, with a particular focus on football, team handball, and alpine skiing/snowboarding.

New PhD on talented young volleyball players and their risk to develop tendinopathy

On Friday, September 12, MD and PT Håvard Visnes will defend his PhD-thesis on «Risk factors for jumper’s knee» at the University of Bergen, Norway.

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AOSSM Excellence in Research Award to Oslo and Vail

The AOSSM-award is given to the best paper submitted in any category to the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Awards Committee, a world leader in sports medicine education, research, communication, and fellowship.

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Get Set - New, free app for injury prevention training

The app "Get Set - Train smarter" provides injury prevention exercises presented via video and can now be easily accessible on your smartphone (Android, iOS) – for free!

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Low back pain in female elite football- and handball players

A newly published study from Norwegian elite sports in Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Artroscopi revealed the prevalence of low back pain (LBP) among  female top level handball and football players.

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