Magnetic Resonance Imaging Parameters for Assessing Risk of Recurrent Hamstring Injuries in Elite Athletes

@article{Koulouris2007MagneticRI,
  title={Magnetic Resonance Imaging Parameters for Assessing Risk of Recurrent Hamstring Injuries in Elite Athletes},
  author={George C. Koulouris and David A. Connell and Peter D. Brukner and Michal Elisabeth Schneider-Kolsky},
  journal={The American Journal of Sports Medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={35},
  pages={1500 - 1506}
}
Background Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging has established its usefulness in diagnosing hamstring muscle strain and identifying features correlating with the duration of rehabilitation in athletes; however, data are currently lacking that may predict which imaging parameters may be predictive of a repeat strain. Purpose This study was conducted to identify whether any MR imaging-identifiable parameters are predictive of athletes at risk of sustaining a recurrent hamstring strain in the same… 

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