Return to competitive play after hamstring injuries involving disruption of the central tendon.

@article{Comin2013ReturnTC,
  title={Return to competitive play after hamstring injuries involving disruption of the central tendon.},
  author={Jules M Comin and Peter Malliaras and Peter Baquie and Tim Barbour and David Alister Connell},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={
          111-5
        }
}
BACKGROUND The hamstring muscles are the most commonly injured muscle group in many different sports. Recovery time is often unpredictable and prolonged, and recurrent injury is common. HYPOTHESIS Hamstring injuries that disrupt the central tendon enclosed within the muscle belly require a longer recovery time than do injuries involving only muscle, epimysial fascia, or the musculotendinous junction. STUDY DESIGN Cohort study; Level of evidence, 3. METHODS Injury records from professional… CONTINUE READING

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