Hamstring strains: Expediting return to play

Thomas M. Best, William E. Garrett

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Hamstring strains tend to be frustrating for both physician and patient: They are often recurrent and take a long time to heal, and there is no consensus on the best rehabilitation path. The authors outline what is currently known about these strains and, using case reports, explain how to recognize and treat different types of strains.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)37-40+43-44
JournalPhysician and Sportsmedicine
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1996
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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