Bone imaging in sports medicine.

  title={Bone imaging in sports medicine.},
  author={S V Shikare and A B Samsi and G H Tilve},
  journal={Journal of postgraduate medicine},
  volume={43 3},
Increased participation in sports by the general public leads to increase in sports induced injuries including stress fractures, shin splints, arthritis and host of musculotendenous maladies. We have studied twenty patients referred from sports clinic for bone scanning to evaluate clinically difficult problems. It showed stress fracture in twelve patients, bilateral shin splint in five patients and normal bone scan in three patients. Present study highlights the utility of bone imaging for the… CONTINUE READING

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