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Knee movement patterns of injured and uninjured adolescent basketball players when landing from a jump : a case-control study
(BioMed Central, 2006-03)
Background: A common knee injury mechanism sustained during basketball is landing badly from a jump. Landing is a complex task and requires good coordination, dynamic muscle control and flexibility. For adolescents whose ...
Photographic measurement of upper-body sitting posture of high school students : a reliability and validity study.
(BioMed Central, 2008-08)
Background: All the reported measures of sitting posture, as well as photographs, have one flaw, as these measures are external to the body. These measures use calculations from external bony landmarks to estimate spinal ...
The prevalence of low back pain in Africa : a systematic review
(BioMed Central, 2007-11)
Background: Low back pain (LBP) is the most prevalent musculoskeletal condition and one of the most common causes of disability in the developed nations. Anecdotally, there is a general assumption that LBP prevalence in ...
Scapular stress fracture in a professional cricketer and a review of the literature
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2005)
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