Preventive effect of eccentric training on acute hamstring injuries in men's soccer: a cluster-randomized controlled trial

Jesper Petersen, Kristian Thorborg, Michael Bachmann Nielsen, Esben Budtz-Jørgensen, Per Hölmich

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Abstract

The incidence of acute hamstring injuries is high in several sports, including the different forms of football.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAmerican Journal of Sports Medicine
Volume39
Issue number11
Pages (from-to)2296-303
Number of pages8
ISSN0363-5465
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Athletes
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Humans
  • Leg Injuries
  • Male
  • Muscle Stretching Exercises
  • Muscle, Skeletal
  • Resistance Training
  • Soccer
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Young Adult

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