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Esports: Virtual Gameplay With Real Life Consequences

Radio Health Journal

Release Date: 09/18/2022

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Even though esport players compete online instead of on a field, the growing sport still requires the same team of trainers and medical staff as football or soccer. And given the intense practice schedules, injuries are thought to be unavoidable. Experts discuss both physical and ergonomic strategies to best prevent career-ending injuries.

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