Dr. Geier, representing the Medical University of South Carolina and as spokesman for the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine was interviewed regarding the mysterious case of 19 high school football players in Oregon who all suffered from a rare muscle syndrome last week, compartment syndrome.
Read the CNN article and watch their video coverage of this story at their website.
Learn more information on compartment syndrome on MUSChealth.com.
listen to a podcast Emergency Medicine: Bone Injury and Emergency Care podcast that includes information on compartment syndrome.
Learn more about treatments for compartment syndrome including fasciotomy in the MUSC health library.