Should We Limit Innings Pitched After Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in Major League Baseball Pitchers?

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BACKGROUND Ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction (UCLR) has become a common procedure among Major League Baseball (MLB) pitchers. It is unclear if a limit on innings pitched after UCLR should be instituted to prevent revision UCLR. HYPOTHESIS Number of innings pitched and number of pitches thrown after UCLR will not affect whether a pitcher requires a… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0363546516643813

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@article{Erickson2016ShouldWL, title={Should We Limit Innings Pitched After Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction in Major League Baseball Pitchers?}, author={Brandon J. Erickson and Gregory L. Cvetanovich and Bernard Raymond Bach and Charles Anthony Bush-Joseph and Nikhil N. Verma and Anthony A Romeo}, journal={The American journal of sports medicine}, year={2016}, volume={44 9}, pages={2210-3} }