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The effects of an early return to training on the bone-tendon junction post-acute micro-injury healing.

@article{Wang2012TheEO,
  title={The effects of an early return to training on the bone-tendon junction post-acute micro-injury healing.},
  author={Lin Wang and Weiwei Gao and Kaiyu Xiong and Ning Liu and Bo Wang},
  journal={Journal of sports science \& medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={
          238-44
        }
}
Bone-tendon junction (BTJ) overuse injuries are common athletic and occupational problems. BTJ injuries may sometimes be caused by resuming training too early after injury. To study the effects of post-injury resuming training within 48 hours on the acute injury healing process, as it is often the case for athletes. Twelve mature female rabbits were assigned to one of the following groups: acute injury (AI, n = 6), post-injury early return to training (PIERT, n = 6) and normal control (CON, n… 

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