Ankle Sprains and Common Treatment Recommendations

Dr. Grant Lum, MD, CCFP, Dip Sports Med, Sports Medicine Physician, discusses ankle sprains, diagnosis and common treatment options.

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Dr. Grant Lum, MD, CCFP, Dip Sports Med, Sports Medicine Physician, discusses ankle sprains, diagnosis and common treatment options.
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Dr. Grant Lum, MD, CCFP, Dip Sports Med, Sports Medicine Physician, discusses ankle sprains, diagnosis and common treatment options.

Presenter: Dr. Grant Lum, Sports Medicine Physician, Toronto, ON

Local Practitioners: Sports Medicine Physician

Ankle Injury Video Quiz ( 66 participated.)

Ankle Sprains

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There are different ligaments in the ankle that can be injured when someone sprains their ankle.

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The first line of treatment when someone sprains their ankle is to apply ice.

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Most patients with ankle sprains require casting.

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There are 3 levels or degrees of sprains, level 1 being the mildest and 3 being the most severe.

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