• Most youth baseball caregivers are unaware of safe pitching guidelines

    7 days ago - By Healio

    Despite the implementation and accessibility of safe pitching guidelines, 83% of surveyed youth baseball caregivers were unaware of the existence of these safe pitching recommendations, according to published results.
    Christian Reintgen, MD, and colleagues from the department of orthopaedic surgery at the University of Florida, distributed a 22-question survey on demographic data, knowledge of overhead throwing guidelines, pitching history, presence of risk factors associated with overhead throwing injuries to 98 caregivers of youth baseball pitchers in North Central Florida.
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