Repetitive stress injuries (RSIs) are commonly seen in gardeners due to placing too much force on ligaments, muscles, joints, and tendons, which causes inflammation, pain, and a possible reduced range of motion.
Below is a partial list of the sports injuries and other activities with their related injuries treated at HandSport Surgery Institute in New York:
- sprains of the interphalangeal joint of the fingers
- sprains of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the fingers
- wrist ligament injuries
- elbow ligament injuries