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
This Month's Journal Club
Link To Articles
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Groin Injuries in ice hockey players
Tyler, TF., et al. (2001) The Association of Hip Strength and Flexibility With the Incidence of Adductor Muscle Strains in Professional Ice Hockey Players. American Journal of Sports Medicine. Vol 29 # 2.
Tyler, TF., et al (2002) The Effectiveness of a Preseason Exercise Program to Prevent Adductor Muscle Strains in Professional Ice Hockey Players. American Journal of Sports Medicine. Vol 30 #5.
Irshad K., et al (2001) Operative management of “hockey groin syndrome”: 12 years of experience in National Hockey League players. Surgery vol 130 #4.
Emery, CA., Meeuwisse, WH., (2001) Risk factors for groin injuries in hockey. Med Sci Sports Exerc. Vol 33 #9.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org.