SUMMARY: THIS COLUMN BRIEFLY DESCRIBES THE CURRENT RESEARCH INVOLVING ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT (ACL) INJURY PREVENTION AND EXPLAINS A 6-WEEK PROGRAM IMPLEMENTED FOR FEMALE HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES WITH THE GOAL OF DECREASING THE INCIDENCE OF ACL INJURIES.
Department of Athletics, New Egypt High School, New Egypt, New Jersey
The Special Populations Column provides personal trainers who work with apparently healthy or medically cleared special populations with scientifically supported background information.
COLUMN EDITOR: Peter Ronai, MS, RCEP, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT
Timothy D. Macaluso is the strength and conditioning coach and a teacher at New Egypt High School in New Jersey.