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Coalition against ACL injuries formed, promoting high school neuromuscular training

Healio reports that the Aspen Institute and HSS have joined efforts with nine other organizations to form the first national coalition to reduce ACL injuries. 

The National ACL Injury Coalition aims to promote the adoption of neuromuscular training in high school sports programs, helping "participants learn to move better and face fewer threats to serious injury, so they can remain active for life.

Two decades of research and data have allowed us to develop simple training programs that mitigate ACL injury risk. The problem we face now is the implementation of these programs," said Andrew D. Pearle, MD, Chief of Sports Medicine at HSS.

Read the full article at healio.com.