|The University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department sponsors
a Journal Club for the sports medicine community including local physicians,
physical therapists, athletic trainers, researchers and biomechanists on
the third monday of every month. The purpose of the Journal Club is to
critically review the current literature on topics of particular interest
to the Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Community. Examples of previous
topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and stress fractures.
This Month's Journal Club
||Link To Articles
Batt ME, Kemp S, Kerslake R. Delayed
union stress fractures of the anterior tibia: conservative management.
British Journal of Sports Medicine 2001;35(1):74-7.
Batt ME, Ugalde V, Anderson MW, Shelton DK. A
prospective controlled study of diagnostic imaging for acute shin splints.
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 1998;30(11):1564-71.
Rettig AC, Shelbourne KD, McCarroll JR, Bisesi M, Watts J. The
natural history and treatment of delayed union stress fractures of the
anterior cortex of the tibia. American Journal of Sports Medicine
Thacker SB, Gilchrist J, Stroup DF, Kimsey CD. The
prevention of shin splints in sports: a systematic review of literature.
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2002;34:32-40.
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For more information, or
if you are interested in joining, call Tara Manal MPT,OCS Clinic Director
at the University of Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic, 831-8893 or e-mail