Patellar tendon ultrasonography and jumper's knee in female basketball players: a longitudinal study.

@article{Khan1997PatellarTU,
  title={Patellar tendon ultrasonography and jumper's knee in female basketball players: a longitudinal study.},
  author={Karim M. Khan and Jill L. Cook and Z. Stephen Kiss and Paola Visentini and M. W. Fehrmann and Peter Rex Harcourt and B{\"a}rbel Tress and John Dennis Wark},
  journal={Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={
          199-206
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To compare patellar tendon sonographic findings at baseline and at follow-up in active female basketball players with and without symptoms of jumper's knee. We hypothesized that baseline sonographic morphology would not reliably predict prognosis and, in particular, that it would not predict the need for surgery. DESIGN Prospective longitudinal study with 12-month minimum follow-up. SETTING Institutional elite athlete study group in Australia (Victorian Institute of Sport Tendon… CONTINUE READING
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