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    • Patellar and Achilles Tendon Stiffness in Elite Soccer Players Assessed Using Myotonometric Measurements 

      Neira, Alejandro [Univ Mayor, Fac Ciencias, Escuela Kinesiol, Santiago, Chile]; Cristi-Sánchez, Iver [Univ Mayor, Fac Ciencias, Escuela Kinesiol, Santiago, Chile]; Danes-Daetz, Claudia; Ferrada, Wilson; Yanez Díaz, Roberto; Silvestre Aguirre, Rony (SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC, 2019)
      Background: Tendon overuse injuries are an issue in elite footballers (soccer players) and may affect tendon function. Achilles and patellar tendinopathy are the most frequent pathologies. Tendon stiffness, the relationship ...
    • Patellar Tendon Stiffness in Elite Breakdancers Assessed by Myotonometric Measurement 

      Cristi-Sánchez, Iver [Univ Mayor, Fac Ciencias, Escuela Kinesiol, Santiago, Chile]; Celsi Young, Fiorella; Danes-Daetz, Claudia; Monckeberg, Juan E.; Silvestre Aguirre, Rony (J MICHAEL RYAN PUBLISHING INC, 2018)
      Studies that have investigated the epidemiology of injuries in breakdancing have concluded that the second most common injury site is the knee and that the majority of breakdancers have experienced overuse syndrome. Tendon ...