T H Trojian
Affiliation: Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
- Demystifying preventive equipment in the competitive athleteThomas H Trojian
University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT 06105, USA
Curr Sports Med Rep 11:304-8. 2012..Helmets to prevent head injuries are supported, but it is uncertain if that extends to concussion prevention. Soccer headgear is not supported and needs randomized control studies to show benefit...
- The anterior cruciate ligament tear rate varies by race in professional Women's basketballThomas H Trojian
Department of Family Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, 06105, USA
Am J Sports Med 34:895-8. 2006..Many causes are postulated for the difference observed in the rate of anterior cruciate ligament tears between genders. However, little is known about the differences in tears within gender...
- Single leg balance test to identify risk of ankle sprainsT H Trojian
University of Connecticut Health Center Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, Hartford, Connecticut 06105, USA
Br J Sports Med 40:610-3; discussion 613. 2006..Successful prediction of susceptibility to ankle sprain injury with a simple test could allow ankle sprain prevention protocols to be initiated and help prevent disability in the athletic population...
- Exercise and colon cancer: primary and secondary preventionThomas H Trojian
University of Connecticut Health Center Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Department of Family Medicine, Hartford, CT 06105, USA
Curr Sports Med Rep 6:120-4. 2007..Once a person develops colon cancer the benefits of exercise appear to continue both by increasing quality of life and reducing cancer-specific and overall mortality...
- Dupuytren's disease: diagnosis and treatmentThomas H Trojian
Dept of Family Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford 06105, USA
Am Fam Physician 76:86-9. 2007..In-office percutaneous needle aponeurotomy is an alternative to surgery...
- Epididymitis and orchitis: an overviewThomas H Trojian
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
Am Fam Physician 79:583-7. 2009..When C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae are suspected, ceftriaxone and doxycycline are recommended. When coliform bacteria are suspected, ofloxacin or levofloxacin is recommended...
- Anterior and posterior cruciate ligament injuriesJeffrey R Brown
Department of Family Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, 99 Woodland Street, Hartford, CT 06105, USA
Prim Care 31:925-56. 2004..Then they can counsel the patients on the available treatments, initiate conservative treatment if appropriate, and facilitate an effective referral to a primary care sports medicine physician or orthopedic surgeon...
- Injuries in women's basketballThomas H Trojian
New England Musculoskeletal Institute, University of Connecticut Women s Basketball, USA
Conn Med 72:147-50. 2008..In this article, we review the common injuries in women's basketball. We discuss treatment issues and possible preventive measures...