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Clinical Sports Medicine
Clinical Sports Medicine has been fully updated from the popular 2nd edition (2000). It is even more practical, now superbly illustrated, easy-to-read and packed with substantially updated and newExpand
The VISA-A questionnaire: a valid and reliable index of the clinical severity of Achilles tendinopathy
The VISA-A questionnaire is reliable and displayed construct validity when means were compared in patients with a range of severity of Achilles tendinopathy and control subjects and has the potential to provide utility in both the clinical setting and research. Expand
How much is too much? (Part 1) International Olympic Committee consensus statement on load in sport and risk of injury
An expert group to review the scientific evidence for the relationship of load and health outcomes in sport provides athletes, coaches and support staff with practical guidelines to manage load in sport. Expand
Meta-analysis of the impact of 9 medication classes on falls in elderly persons.
The use of sedatives and hypnotics, antidepressants, and benzodiazepines demonstrated a significant association with falls in elderly individuals, and Bayesian odds ratios were updated. Expand
A Randomized School‐Based Jumping Intervention Confers Site and Maturity‐Specific Benefits on Bone Structural Properties in Girls: A Hip Structural Analysis Study
Analysis of covariance (ANCOVA) provided insight into geometric changes that underpin exercise‐associated gain in bone strength in early‐pubertal girls. Expand
Are ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging of value in assessment of Achilles tendon disorders? A two year prospective study
US and MRI show only moderate correlation with clinical assessment of chronic Achilles tendinopathy, and graded MRI appearance was associated with clinical outcome but US was not. Expand
The VISA score: an index of severity of symptoms in patients with jumper's knee (patellar tendinosis). Victorian Institute of Sport Tendon Study Group.
The Victorian Institute of Sport Assessment questionnaire is devised and tested and it is concluded that the VISA score is a reliable index of the severity of jumper's knee that has potential to aid clinicians and researchers. Expand
Augmented trochanteric bone mineral density after modified physical education classes: a randomized school-based exercise intervention study in prepubescent and early pubescent children.
An easily implemented school-based jumping intervention augments aBMD at the trochanteric region in the prepubertal and early pubertal skeleton in healthy third- and fourth-grade children. Expand
Bone mass and bone turnover in power athletes, endurance athletes, and controls: a 12-month longitudinal study.
The results of this longitudinal cohort study provide further support for the concept that bone response to mechanical loading depends upon the bone site and the mode of exercise. Expand