Glenn Fleisig

Summary

Publications

  1. doi Variability in baseball pitching biomechanics among various levels of competition
    Glenn Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Sports Biomech 8:10-21. 2009
  2. pmc Prevention of elbow injuries in youth baseball pitchers
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, Alabama
    Sports Health 4:419-24. 2012
  3. pmc Upper limb biomechanics during the volleyball serve and spike
    Jonathan C Reeser
    Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin
    Sports Health 2:368-74. 2010
  4. ncbi Trunk axial rotation in baseball pitching and batting
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Sports Biomech 12:324-33. 2013
  5. ncbi Return to athletic activity after plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures
    Steven W Meisterling
    Glenn S Fleisig, American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205
    Am J Sports Med 41:2632-6. 2013
  6. doi Ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction with gracilis tendon in athletes with intraligamentous bony excision: technique and results
    Jeffrey R Dugas
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1578-82. 2012
  7. ncbi Kinematic and kinetic comparison of baseball pitching among various levels of development
    G S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    J Biomech 32:1371-5. 1999
  8. doi Biomechanical comparison of baseball pitching and long-toss: implications for training and rehabilitation
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:296-303. 2011
  9. doi Risk of serious injury for young baseball pitchers: a 10-year prospective study
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:253-7. 2011
  10. doi Prevention of elbow injuries in youth baseball pitchers
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 8:250-4. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi Variability in baseball pitching biomechanics among various levels of competition
    Glenn Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Sports Biomech 8:10-21. 2009
    ..Differences in kinetic variation were non-significant, implying no particular skill level has increased risk of injury due to variation in joint kinetics...
  2. pmc Prevention of elbow injuries in youth baseball pitchers
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, Alabama
    Sports Health 4:419-24. 2012
    ..Although baseball is a relatively safe sport, numerous reports suggest a rapid rise in elbow injury rate among youth baseball pitchers...
  3. pmc Upper limb biomechanics during the volleyball serve and spike
    Jonathan C Reeser
    Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin
    Sports Health 2:368-74. 2010
    ..The shoulder is the third-most commonly injured body part in volleyball, with the majority of shoulder problems resulting from chronic overuse...
  4. ncbi Trunk axial rotation in baseball pitching and batting
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Sports Biomech 12:324-33. 2013
    ..Thus, the most demanding instant for the trunk and spine was near front foot contact for pitching and after ball contact for batting...
  5. ncbi Return to athletic activity after plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures
    Steven W Meisterling
    Glenn S Fleisig, American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205
    Am J Sports Med 41:2632-6. 2013
    ..Recent data support primary plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures. The safety and efficacy of this practice have not been well documented in athletes...
  6. doi Ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction with gracilis tendon in athletes with intraligamentous bony excision: technique and results
    Jeffrey R Dugas
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1578-82. 2012
    ..Ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) reconstruction is frequently performed in throwing athletes, but outcomes of UCL reconstruction requiring excision of bone, either within the substance of or replacing the UCL, have not been studied...
  7. ncbi Kinematic and kinetic comparison of baseball pitching among various levels of development
    G S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    J Biomech 32:1371-5. 1999
    ..Thus, it appears that the natural progression for successful pitching is to learn proper mechanics as early as possible, and build strength as the body matures...
  8. doi Biomechanical comparison of baseball pitching and long-toss: implications for training and rehabilitation
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 41:296-303. 2011
    ..Controlled laboratory study...
  9. doi Risk of serious injury for young baseball pitchers: a 10-year prospective study
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:253-7. 2011
    ..Three hypotheses were tested: Increased amount of pitching, throwing curveballs at a young age, and concomitantly playing catcher increase a young pitcher's risk of injury...
  10. doi Prevention of elbow injuries in youth baseball pitchers
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 8:250-4. 2009
    ..Adults should help youth pitchers avoid fatigue, overuse, and improper mechanics. If elbow pain develops, the youth pitcher should be evaluated by a sports medicine physician...
  11. ncbi Kinetic comparison among the fastball, curveball, change-up, and slider in collegiate baseball pitchers
    Glenn S Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 833 St Vincent s Drive, Suite 100, South Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:423-30. 2006
    ..Controversy exists about whether breaking pitches are more stressful than are fastballs. Previous biomechanical studies compared kinematics but not kinetics...
  12. ncbi Kinematics used by world class tennis players to produce high-velocity serves
    Glenn Fleisig
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Sports Biomech 2:51-64. 2003
    ..Male and female players should be trained to develop the kinematics measured in this study in order to produce effective high-velocity serves...
  13. ncbi The effect of pitch type on ground reaction forces in the baseball swing
    Dave Fortenbaugh
    American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
    Sports Biomech 10:270-9. 2011
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