Hamstring strain injuries: are we heading in the right direction?

  title={Hamstring strain injuries: are we heading in the right direction?},
  author={Jurdan Mendiguch{\'i}a and Eduard Alentorn-Geli and Matt Brughelli},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  volume={46 2},
Br J Sports Med February 2012 Vol 46 No 2 81 Acute hamstring injuries are the most prevalent muscle injuries reported in sport. Despite a thorough and concentrated effort to prevent and rehabilitate hamstring injuries, injury occurrence and re-injury rates have not improved over the last three decades. This failure is most likely due to the following: (1) a lack of studies with high level of evidence into the identifi cation and prevention of hamstring injuries and (2) a reductionist approach… CONTINUE READING
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