Treatment for ischial tuberosity avulsion fractures in adolescent athletes

@article{Ferlic2013TreatmentFI,
  title={Treatment for ischial tuberosity avulsion fractures in adolescent athletes},
  author={Peter Wilhelm Ferlic and Patrick Sadoghi and Georg Singer and Tanja Kraus and Robert Eberl},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
  year={2013},
  volume={22},
  pages={893-897}
}
Avulsion fractures of the ischial tuberosity are rare sports injuries typically occurring in young athletes. Their misdiagnosis may lead to chronic pain or disability. The aim of this study is to report a retrospective series of patients sustaining a fracture of the ischial tuberosity and to propose decision guidelines. The mechanism of accident, the… CONTINUE READING