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What is the most common injury in runners?

Fred C. Redfern, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
Common injuries in runners are shin splints, stress fractures, plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendonitis, says Fred Redfern, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Sunrise Hospital. In this video, he describes other common running injuries.

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