Acute athletic trauma to the hip and pelvis.


Journal Article (Review)

Athletic trauma to the hip and pelvis is rare; however, as football players hit harder and skiers ski faster, the incidence of high-energy hip and pelvis trauma can be expected to increase. As the energy of the injury increases, so do the associated risks. Therefore, a thorough understanding of on-field recognition and management is a necessary addition to the armamentarium of the sports medicine physician.

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Cited Authors

  • Scopp, JM; Moorman, CT

Published Date

  • July 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 555 - 563

PubMed ID

  • 12483951

Pubmed Central ID

  • 12483951

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-1373

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0030-5898

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0030-5898(01)00016-5


  • eng