How did Kevin Ware's injury happen?

Authored By Mary on Wednesday 3rd April 2013


Fadi Hassan
Medical Student - Hull York Medical School
Posted over 7 years ago

Kevin landed awkwardly from a very high jump on his right heel which was slightly twisted, so there was a massive torsional force on his tibia which might've been already week due to a stress fracture (which a lot of athletes tend to ignore).