Functional results and outcomes after repair of proximal hamstring avulsions.

@article{Cohen2012FunctionalRA,
  title={Functional results and outcomes after repair of proximal hamstring avulsions.},
  author={Steven Brad Cohen and Ashwin V. Rangavajjula and Dharmesh Vyas and James P. Bradley},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={40 9},
  pages={2092-8}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to assess postsurgical outcomes in active patients after primary repair of acute and chronic proximal hamstring tears. HYPOTHESIS Surgical treatment of both acute and chronic proximal hamstring avulsion injuries would result in improved patient outcomes using validated outcome scores and a hamstring-specific questionnaire, and operative repair of these injuries results in excellent outcomes with a high level of patient satisfaction, pain relief, and… CONTINUE READING

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