Core Muscle Injuries in Athletes.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Lower abdominal and groin injuries are among the most common causes of pain and lost playing time in sports. Perhaps the most important obstacle in understanding these injuries is the lack of consensus on nomenclature. There have been numerous advances in recent years in the understanding, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of these injuries. The purpose of this review is to provide a general perspective on the current understanding of these injuries and a summary of recent advances.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Poor, AE; Roedl, JB; Zoga, AC; Meyers, WC

Published Date

  • February 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 54 - 58

PubMed ID

  • 29420348

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1537-8918

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1249/JSR.0000000000000453


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States