Musculoskeletal Structures in Injuries, Recovery and Applicable Treatments: A Literature Review

Gabriela dos Santos Lopes

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Ana Maria Cardoso de Freitas

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Adaelson Machado Fonseca

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Edwan Farias e Silva

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Maria das Graças de Jesus Souza Queiroz

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Paulo André Miranda Rodrigues

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Rayane Lobato dos Santos

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Reinaldo Miranda Barros

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

Vitor Hugo Auzier Lima *

Universidade Paulista (UNIP), Brazil.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


This article sought to provide a comprehensive and integrated view of the process of musculoskeletal injury and its rehabilitation, highlighting the importance of understanding the different tissues involved, biomechanical aspects and the appropriate choice of therapeutic resources to promote effective and functional recovery of patients. An extensive bibliographic survey was carried out, in which studies whose objectives and content were aligned with the aims of this research were carefully selected. The methodology employed consisted of a wide-ranging review of the specialised literature on the subject in question using the databases of the Latin American and Caribbean Literature in Health Sciences, PublicMedline, Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System on Line, Scientific Electronic Library Online, Google Scholar and books. The review provided up-to-date information on the musculoskeletal structures involved in injuries, recovery strategies and available treatments. It highlighted the importance of a multidisciplinary and personalised approach to effective patient recovery, taking into account the particularities of each injury and the need for an individualised rehabilitation plan. It is hoped that this review will contribute to expanding knowledge in this area and help to improve the care provided.

Keywords: Musculoskeletal structures, injuries, physiotherapy resources

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Lopes, Gabriela dos Santos, Ana Maria Cardoso de Freitas, Adaelson Machado Fonseca, Edwan Farias e Silva, Maria das Graças de Jesus Souza Queiroz, Paulo André Miranda Rodrigues, Rayane Lobato dos Santos, Reinaldo Miranda Barros, and Vitor Hugo Auzier Lima. 2024. “Musculoskeletal Structures in Injuries, Recovery and Applicable Treatments: A Literature Review”. Journal of Advances in Medicine and Medical Research 36 (7):291-306.


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