Oriented Warm-Up

  • Karina Mayumi Hatano


Skeletal muscle injuries are an important concern in sports. For anyindividual who is physically active, there is a possibility of sustainingan injury. While some injuries, such as an ankle sprain or fracture, aredifficult to prevent, many other injuries are preventable. Exercises beforestarting sports activities have been used as an important strategy. Warm-up is intended to improve muscle’s dynamics so that it is less inclined to injury and prepare the athlete for the demands on exercise.


Muscle stretching exercises Athletic injuries Sports medicine Exercise 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karina Mayumi Hatano
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto Cohen OrtopSao PauloBrazil

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