Sports & Orthopaedic
|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
|May 17, 2004
Lower Leg Compartment Syndrome
Yates B, Allen MJ, Barnes MR. Outcome
of Surgical Treatment of Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome. J Bone
Joint Surg. 2003 Oct; 85-A(10): 1974-1980.
Schissel DJ, Godwin J. Effort-related
chronic compartment syndrome of the lower extremity. Mil Med.
Arachbold HAP, Wilson L, Barr R.J. Acute
Exertional Compartment Syndrome of the Leg. Clin J Sport Med.
2004 March, 14 (2): 98-100.
Padhiar N, King J.
Exercise induced leg pain-chronic compartment syndrome. Is the increase
in intra-compartment pressure exercise specific? Br J Sports
Med 1996; 30: 360-362.
Detmer D, Sharpe K, Sufit R, Girdley F.
compartment syndrome: Diagnosis, management, and outcomes. American
Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol. 13, No. 3. 1985.
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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