Systematic review hacks for the sports and exercise clinician: five essential methodological elements

  title={Systematic review hacks for the sports and exercise clinician: five essential methodological elements},
  author={Clare L. Ardern},
  journal={British Journal of Sports Medicine},
  pages={447 - 449}
  • C. Ardern
  • Published 26 November 2015
  • Medicine
  • British Journal of Sports Medicine
Karen is a keen middle-aged tennis player who presents at your busy practice after her family physician told her she has chronic lateral elbow tendinopathy. Karen is anxious to be back playing at her best for a big regional tournament in 6-weeks time. She has consulted with Dr Google and read about a promising treatment called ‘PRP’ (platelet-rich plasma). She asks you what you know about this treatment and whether you think it could help her get back on court. You recall an abstract you… 

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