Lower extremity injuries in non-elite runners: a review.

  title={Lower extremity injuries in non-elite runners: a review.},
  author={Lawrence Errol Hart},
  journal={Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine},
  volume={19 1},
Objective: To investigate the effects of human growth hormone on athletic performance (and its adverse effects) in physically fit young persons by means of a systematic review. Data sources: MEDLINE, EMBASE, SPORT-Discus, and Cochrane Collaboration databases were searched through 11 October, 2007 for English-language reports using the words growth hormone and randomized controlled trial. Study reference lists were scanned for further relevant articles. Study selection: Randomized, controlled… CONTINUE READING