The practitioner who told Tiger Woods his “sacrum went out”.
From USA TODAY Sports’ Steve DiMeglio:
“I feel good,” said Woods, who flew to the Bluegrass State from South Florida on Wednesday morning. “Once the bone was put back in, it’s all good. The inflammation has been down, I’ve had range of motion. As you saw out there, I got my speed, my power.” (read in entirety here)
From the press release, it appears Tiger Woods was told his Sacrum popped out of place. Yes, he was told this bone, popped out of placed.
In this separate press release, the reporter stated it “snapped out of place“. Ouch!
Karim Khan, from the British Journal of Sports Medicine, wrote a very eloquent response to these extraordinary claims. Read it here.
Overall, we need to quit speaking in these wrong terms and hold our own colleagues accountable. Press releases, such as the ones above, only leads to further indoctrination of non-scientific, societal beliefs.