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IOC consensus paper on the use of platelet-rich plasma in sports medicine
PRP and its variant forms were originally used in clinical practice as an adjunct to surgery to assist in the healing of various tissues. PRP has also been used in prosthetic surgery to promoteExpand
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Assessment of Congruence and Impingement of the Hip Joint in Professional Ballet Dancers
Background: Early hip osteoarthritis in dancers could be explained by femoroacetabular impingements. However, there is a lack of validated noninvasive methods and dynamic studies to ascertainExpand
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Current Trends in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Surgical management of the anterior cruciate ligament-deficient knee has evolved from primary repair to extracapsular augmentation to anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using biologic tissueExpand
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Growth factors improve muscle healing in vivo.
Injury to muscles is very common. We have previously observed that basic fibroblast growth factor (b-FGF), insulin growth factor type 1 (IGF-1) and nerve growth factor (NGF) are potent stimulators ofExpand
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MRI-based assessment of hip joint translations.
To better understand movement limitations and, to some extent, the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis, it is important to quantitatively measure femoroacetabular translations to assess if any jointExpand
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“Biological failure” of the anterior cruciate ligament graft
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction has the best chance for success when the graft undergoes extensive biologic remodeling and incorporation after implantation. There are many factorsExpand
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Extreme hip motion in professional ballet dancers: dynamic and morphological evaluation based on magnetic resonance imaging
ObjectiveTo determine the prevalence of femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) of the cam or pincer type based on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in a group of adult female professional ballet dancers,Expand
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Correlation of clinical and magnetic resonance imaging findings in hips of elite female ballet dancers.
PURPOSE To understand why professional female ballet dancers often complain of inguinal pain and experience early hip osteoarthritis (OA). Goals were to examine clinical and advanced imaging findingsExpand
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Development of approaches to improve the healing following muscle contusion.
Muscle injuries are a challenging problem in traumatology, and the most frequent occurrence in sports medicine. Muscle contusions are among the most common muscle injuries. Although this injury isExpand
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