Vascular injuries in the lower limb of athletes

Ellen Casey*, Paul H. Lento, Joseph M Ihm, Heron Rodriguez Alvarez

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Athletes are susceptible to a wide variety of traumatic and nontraumatic vascular injuries to the lower limb. The incidence of vascular injuries in the athletic population is rising, particularly in sports characterized by repetitive motion or high-speed collisions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNerve and Vascular Injuries in Sports Medicine
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages183-198
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)9780387765990
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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