Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation



Upper Limb

Incidence, nature and risk factors in shoulder injuries of national academy cricket players over 5 years – a retrospective study. (2005), Bell-Jenje, T. C., Grays, J


Subacromial Impingement Syndrome: The Effect of Changing Posture on Shoulder Range of Movement (2005), Lewis, J.S, Wright, C., Green, A.


Common Elbow Injuries in Sport (1998) Field L.D., and Savoie, F.H.


Long-axis rotation: The missing link in proximal-todistal segmental sequencing (2000) MARSHALL, R.N. and ELLIOTT, B.C.


Medial instability of the elbow , Findings on valgus load radiography and MRI in 16 athletes, Eygendaal, D, Heijboer, M.P., Obermann, W.R., and Rozing, P.M.


Nonoperative Treatment of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries in Throwing Athletes (2001) Rettig, A.C., Sherrill, C., Snead,D.S., Mendler, J.C., Mieling, P.


Valgus Laxity of the Ulnar Collateral Ligament of the Elbow in Collegiate Athletes (2001) Singh, H., Osbahr, D.C., Wickham, M.Q., Kirkendall, D.T. and Speer, K.P.,


Elbow Injuries in Throwing Athletes: A Current Concepts Review (2003) Cain, E.L., Dugas, J.R., Wolf, R.S., and Andrews, J.R.


Surgical reconstruction for posterolateral rotatory instability of the elbow (2003) Lee, B.P.H., and Teo, L.H.Y.


Rehabilitation of the thrower’s elbow (2004) Wilk, K.E., Reinold, M.E., Andrews, J.R.,


Evolution of the treatment options of ulnar collateral ligament injuries of the elbow (2006) Langer, P., Fadale, P., Hulstyn, M.


Postero-medial elbow problems in the adult athlete (2006) Eygendaal, D., Safran, M.R.


Biomechanics of the elbow joint in tennis players and relation to pathology (2007) Eygendaal, D., Rahussen, F. T. G., Diercks, R.L.


Muscle contribution to elbow joint valgus stability (2007) Lin, F., Kohli, N. Nuber, G.W., Perlmutter, S., Makhsous, M., Lim, D.


Two ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction methods: The docking technique versus bioabsorbable interference screw fixation—A biomechanical evaluation with cyclic loading (2007) McAdams, T.R., Lee, A.T., Centeno, J., Giori, N.J., Lindsey, D.P.


Elbow instability, mechanism and management (2008) Bell, S.


Primary Repair of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Elbow in Young Athletes(2008) Savoie, F.H., Trenhaile, S.W., Roberts, J., Field, L.D., Ramsey, J.R.


Effects of flexor-pronator muscle loading on valgus stability of the elbow with an intact, stretched, and resected medial ulnar collateral ligament (2009) Udall, J.H., Fitzpatrick, M.J., McGarry, M.H., Leba, T., Lee, T.Q.


Glenohumeral Internal Rotation Deficits in Baseball Players With Ulnar Collateral Ligament Insufficiency (2009) Dines, J.S.,  Frank, J.B.. Akerman, M., & Yocum, L. A.


Traumatic Valgus Instability of  the Elbow: Pathoanatomy and  Results of Direct Repair (2009) Richard, M.J., Aldridge, J.M., Wiesler, E.R., and Ruch, D.S.



Defining Safe Rehabilitation for Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction  of the Elbow (2009) Bernas, G.A., Thiele,R.A.R, Kinnaman, K.A, Hughes,R.E., Miller,B.S., and Carpenter, J.E.



Combined Flexor-Pronator Mass and Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries in the Elbows of Older Baseball Players (2010) Osbahr, D.C, Swarup S. Swaminathan,  Allen, A.A., Dines, J.S., Coleman, S.H.,

 and Altchek, D.W.



Avulsion Fracture of the Ulnar Sublime Tubercle in Overhead Throwing Athletes (2002) Salvo, J.P., Rizio, L., Zvijac, J.E. Uribe, J.W and Hechtman, K.S.



The Role of Core Stability in Athletic Function (2006) Kibler,W.B,  Press, J & Sciascia, A.


Low back pain investigations and prognosis: a review (2006) Refshauge, K.M, Maher, C.G.



 Low-Back Pain in Athletes, (2004), Bono, C.M.


The pathogenesis of discogenic low back pain (2004) Peng, B., Wu, W., Hou, S., Li, P., Zhang, C. & Yang, Y.


The use and reported effects of mobilization with movement techniques in low back pain management; a cross-sectional descriptive survey of physiotherapists in Britain (2002), Konstantinou, K., Foster, N., Rushton, A., Baxter, D.


Evidence-informed management of chronic low back pain with intradiscal electrothermal therapy(2008) Derby, R., Baker, R.M., Lee, C., Anderson, P.A.,


Review: clinical findings should determine choice of imaging test for patients with low back pain in a primary care setting (2002), Jarvik JG, Deyo RA.


Back and neck pain in triathletes (2006) VILLAVICENCIO, A.T.,  SIGITA BURNEIKIENE, M.D., AND JEFF THRAMANN, M.D.


Neck pain in multisport athletes (2007)VILLAVICENCIO, A.T.,BURNEIKIENE, S., HERNÁNDEZ, T.D. AND THRAMANN, J.




Shoulder Impingement Presenting as Neck Pain (2003) GORSKI, J.M. AND SCHWARTZ, L.H.


Cervical range of motion and proprioception in rugby players versus non-rugby players, (2007) LARK, S.D. & MCCARTHY, P.W.


Rotator cuff tendinopathy (2008), Lewis J.S.


An isokinetic eccentric programme for the management of chronic lateral epicondylar tendinopathy (2007) Croisier, J., Foidart-Dessalle, M., Tinant, F., Crielaard, J., Forthomme, B.



Spinal Musculoskeletal Injuries Associated with Swimming: A Discussion of Technique (2004) Pollard, H., & Fernandez, M. 


Identifying and Managing Shoulder Pain in Competitive Swimmers (2005)   O'Donnell, C.J,  Bowen, J., Fossati, J.


Back and neck pain in triathletes (2005) VILLAVICENCIO, A.T , BURNEIKIENE, S. AND THRAMANN, J.


Neck pain in multisport athletes (2007) VILLAVICENCIO, A.T , BURNEIKIENE, S. AND THRAMANN, J.



Injury Patterns in Division I  Collegiate Swimming (2009) Wolf, B.R., Ebinger, A.E, Lawler, M.P., and Britton, C.L.



shoulder injuries in competitive swimmers in KwaZulu- natal (2006) Puckree, T.,  & Thomas, K.J.


Lower Limb

Patellar tendinopathy and management, (1998) Khan,  Br J Sports Med

Achilles tendinopathy: some aspects of basic science and clinical management (2002) Kader, D., Saxena, A., Movin, T., &  Maffulli, A.


Water and land based rehabilitation for Achilles tendinopathy in an elite female runner (2003) Beneka, A.G., Malliou, P.C., Benekas, G.


Eccentric decline squat protocol offers superior results at 12 months compared with traditional eccentric protocol for patellar tendinopathy in volleyball players  (2005) Young, M.A., Cook, J.L., Purdam, C.R., Kiss, Z.S., Alfredson, H.


Aprotinin in the management of Achilles tendinopathy: a randomised controlled trial (2006) Brown, R., Orchard, J., Kinchington, M., Hooper, A., Nalder, G.


Eccentric overload training in patients with chronic Achilles tendinopathy: a systematic review (2007) Kingma, J.J., de Knikker, R., Wittink, H.M., Takken T.


Effects of short-term treatment strategies over 4 weeks in Achilles tendinopathy (2007) Mayer, F., Hirschmu¨ller, A.,  Mu¨ller, S., Schuberth, M., Baur, H.


A clinical perspective to tendinopathy (2007) Cook, J.L., Karlsson, J., Khan, K.M.


A treatment algorithm for managing Achilles tendinopathy: new treatment options (2007) Alfredson, H., Cook, J.


Relationship between landing strategy and patellar tendinopathy in volleyball (2007) Bisseling, R.W., Hof, A.L., Bredeweg, S.W., Zwerver, J., Mulder, T.


New regimen for eccentric calf-muscle trainingpatients with chronic insertional Achilles tendinopathy: results of a pilot study (2008) Jonsson, P., Alfredson, H., Sunding, K., Fahlstro¨m, M., Cook, J.


Reviving the ‘‘biochemical’’ hypothesis for tendinopathy: new findings suggest the involvement of locally produced signal substances (2009) Danielson, P.



Eccentric loading for Achilles tendinopathy — strengthening or stretching? (2009) Allison, G.T., Purdam, C.


Is tendon pathology a continuum? A pathology model to explain the clinical presentation of load-induced tendinopathy (2009) Cook, J.L., Purdam, C.R.



Fasciitis first before tendinopathy: does the anatomy hold the key? (2009)

Franklyn-Miller, A., McCrory, P., Falvey, M.


Patellar tendinopathy: some aspects of basic science and clinical management (1998) Khan, K.M, MaVulli, N., Coleman, B.D.,  Cook, J.L., Taunton, J.E


A Prospective Study of Overuse Knee Injuries Among Female Athletes With Muscle Imbalances and Structural Abnormalities (2004) Devan, M.R., Pescatello, L.S., Faghri, P., Anderson, J.


Prevalence of Jumper’s Knee Among Elite Athletes From Different Sports (2005) Lian, O.B, Engebretsen, L. and Bahr, R.



Eccentric decline squat protocol offers superior results at 12 months compared with traditional eccentric protocol for patellar tendinopathy in volleyball players (2005) Young, M.A., Cook, J.L., Purdam, C.R.,  Kiss, Z.S., Alfredson, H.


Full symptomatic recovery does not ensure full recovery of muscle-tendon function in patients with Achilles tendinopathy (2007) Silbernagel, K.G., Thomee´, R., Eriksson, B.I., Karlsson, J.


Treating patellar tendinopathy with Fascial Manipulation (2009) Pedrelli, A., Stecco, C., Day, J.A.


Reliability of MRI Findings of Peroneal Tendinopathy in Patients with Lateral Chronic Ankle Instability (2010) Park, H.J., Cha, S.D., Kim, H.S., Chung, S.T., Park, N.H., Yoo, J.H., Park, J.H., Kim, J.H.,

Lee, T.W., Lee, C.H., Oh, S.M.


Lateral Ankle Ligament Injuries in Athletes: Diagnosis and Treatment (2010) Groth, A.T., Guyton, G.P., Schon, L.C.


Functional Rehabilitation Interventionsfor Chronic Ankle Instability: A Systematic Review (2010) Webster, K.A. and Gribble, P.A.


Frontal and lateral characteristics of the osseous configuration in chronic ankle instability (2010) Magerkurth, O., Frigg, A., Hintermann, B., Dick, W., Valderrabano, V.


Dynamic Postural Stability in Females with Chronic Ankle Instability (2010)



Chronic ankle instability. Which tests to assess the lesions? Which therapeutic options? (2010) Tourné, Y., Besse, J.-L., Mabit, C., Sofcot


Chronic ankle instability: Biomechanics and pathomechanics of ligaments injury and associated lesions (2010) Bonnel, F., Toullec, E., Mabit, C.,  Tourné, Y., et la Sofcot



Throwing and jumping for maximum horizontal range (2006)  Linthorne, N. P


Why we should allow performance enhancing drugs in sport (2004) Savulescu, J., Foddy, B., Clayton, M.





Biomechanical analysis of the javelin throwing at 11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki  MURAKAMI, M., TANABE, S., ISHIKAWA, M., ISOLEHTO, J., KOMI, P.V., and ITO, A.  





Cardiovascular response to rowing (1986) , Rosiello, R, Mahler, D.A., & Ward, J.I.


The Physiology of Rowing (1983) Secher, N.H.




Biomechanics feedback for rowing (2002), SMITH. R.S., LOSCHNER, C.


Investigation of biomechanical factors affecting rowing performance (2004)  Baudouin, A., Hawkins, D.



A biomechanical review of factors affecting rowing performance (2002) Baudouin, A., Hawkins, D.



Sport psychological skill levels and related psychosocial factors that distinguish between rugby union players of different participation levels (2008)Potgieter, J.C., Grobbelaar, H.W. & Andrew, M.


Management of Cervical Spine Injuries in Athletes (2007) Bailes, J.E., Petschauer, M., Guskiewicz, K.M., Marano, G.



Swimming Biomechanics and Injury Prevention (2003) Johnson, J.N., Gauvin, J., Fredericson, M.


Conservative management of shoulder pain in swimming (2004) Blanch, P.



Orthopedic Physical Assessment (Magee)

Special Tests in Musculoskeletal Examination: An evidence-based guide for clinicians

The 5- Minute Orthopaedic Consult

Evidence-Based Management of Low Back Pain

Pocketbook of Taping Techniques by Rose Macdonald

Orthopaedic Clinical Examination: An Evidence Based Approach for Physical Therapists

Clinical Sports Medicine,  Brukner & Kahn

Copyright © 2012 PGIP. All rights reserved. The content on this site is intended for health professionals. Any medical or health advice provided and hosted on this site will only be given by medically trained and qualified professionals unless a clear statement is made that a piece of advice offered is from a non-medically qualified individual or organisation.

Advertisements on this site do not constitute a guarantee or endorsement by the institute, journal, Association, or publisher of the quality or value of such product or of the claims made for it by its manufacturer. For further information contact