Wetenschap en waterpolo


Water polo injuries.
Clin Sports Med. 1986 Jan;5(1):169-83.
Dominguez RH.

This article covers the commonly occurring injuries and conditions in water polo athletes with suggested treatments by the team physician. It addresses the uniqueness of the throwing/swimming combination inherent in this sport with the resultant difference in the treatment of water polo athletes compared to swimmers only, particularly the differences in knee injuries and conditions between the two types of athletes.