A sprain is an injury which occurs to ligaments caused by a sudden overstretching. The ligament is only usually stretched, but sometimes it can be snapped, slightly torn or ruptured, which are more serious and require longer to heal.
From KidsHealth.org, information for parents regarding treatment for these types of injuries.
Overview of Achilles tendon rupture and its causes, symptoms and treatment.
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of ruptured tendons.
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of muscle strains.
Provides details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, complications and prevention.
An educational and research organization that specializes in whiplash related disorders. Seminars for physicians and attorneys are given all across the country.
Information on whiplash injury, how it occurs, factors that affect it and treatment options.
Explains causes and diagnosis of whiplash with links to multiple treatment and prevention options.
Description of the procedure to correct damaged or torn tendons.
Information sheet about the treatment, prognosis and organizations. Compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
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