What are soft tissue injuries? Injured muscles, tendons, and ligaments are the soft tissues that are most frequently injured. These injuries frequently occur n a car accident, work injury, sports, or exercise activities. Common soft-tissue injuries include tendinitis and bursitis, as well as sprains, strains, and contusions.
Frequently Asked Questions:
How long does it take for a soft tissue injury to heal?
Within about six weeks, most soft tissue injuries heal without issue.
What is the 3 main soft tissue injury?
Sprains, strains, and contusions, as well as tendinitis and bursitis, are common soft-tissue injuries.
What is the treatment for soft tissue injury?
Physical Therapy treatment will speed up the process and improve long-term rehabilitation.
What are the four types of soft tissue injuries?
Sprains. A sprain occurs when a ligament is suddenly stretched or torn. …
Strains. Strains are not unlike sprains in that they directly affect the muscle and tendons. …
Contusion commonly known as a bruise is a sudden hard impact on an area on the body. …
Repetitive Motion like tendinitis and bursitis.
Can you get soft tissue damage from a car accident?
Yes, they can occur from sudden trauma, like car accidents. Often referred to as an acute injury.
If your soft tissue injuries stem from an accident, please call our office for immediate assistance at 1-866-248-4633