Stress fractures in older athletes: a case report and literature review

The incidence of stress injuries in older athletes is increasing, associated with a more active older population. The same principles apply for its prevention and treatment, but older athletes usually present a more adverse outcome. It is mandatory to raise awareness to this common, but frequently neglected pathology. 

Autor / Fonte:André Barros, Samir Karmali, Bárbara Rosa, Ricardo Gonçalves Clinical Case Reports 2017, 5 (6): 849-854