Core muscle injuries


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© 2014 Springer-Verlag London. All rights are reserved. Over the past half century, people have used a number of terms to describe the musculoskeletal injuries that affect the abdomen, pelvis and thighs of athletes. The terms reflect the various specialty disciplines of those who use them and obscure cohesive insight into the nature of these problems. In this chapter, my radiologist partner and I advise new eyes and propose nomenclature to represent new insight into the various problems. We base our request on our own clinical findings extracted from a large personal experience, coupled with some anatomical studies as well as observations of others. With respect to these injuries, we strive for the reader to embrace the above-cited Marcel Proust observation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Meyers, WC; Zoga, A

Published Date

  • July 1, 2014

Book Title

  • The Young Adult Hip in Sport

Start / End Page

  • 107 - 119

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 1447154118

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781447154112

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-4471-5412-9_10

Citation Source

  • Scopus