They may develop slowly over time as a result of poor postural loading, repetitive strain or overuse, or acutely as a result of trauma or sudden injury.
Musculoskeletal injuries may affect any part of the body:
Problems associated with the spine may cause pain to radiate to other areas. Commonly we see:
All musculoskeletal injuries need thorough assessment to understand the mechanism driving the problem, so that treatment can be specifically targeted and effective.