How to Treat a Pulled Hamstring
A pulled hamstring should be treated immediately with ice, and gentle stretching can be done after acute pain has subsided. Discover exercises for treating pulled muscles with help from a physical therapist in this free video on sports medicine and...
Treatment. Recommended treatment for this injury consists of the RICE
protocol — rest, ice, compression and elevation.
Dec 11, 2015 ... Get information about recovery time and treatment of a pulled hamstring (
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Jun 21, 2015 ... A hamstring strain can be very painful. Find out how they're caused, diagnosed,
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injury can also occur as a result of a direct blow to the muscle, such as being kicked in the back of the thigh, or falling on the back of the thigh. Because of the trauma to the muscle, signals of contraction are confused, and the muscle may be stimulated.... More »
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Hamstring muscle injuries — such as a "pulled hamstring" — occur frequently in
... Most hamstring injuries respond well to simple, nonsurgical treatments.
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A hamstring strain or pulled hamstring is felt as a sudden sharp pain at the back
of the thigh. Treatment involves immediate first aid of rest, ice and compression ...
The Best Ways to Treat Hamstring Injuries. By Thomas C. Michaud, D.C.,
Published Mar. 21, 2014, Updated Jan. 18, 2016 at 12:26 PM UTC. Share0