Muscle Injury Guide

R. Pruna et al. (eds). Lasse Lempainen as a section leader; surgical treatment.


Hamstring injury information

Most hamstring injuries are treated conservatively with good results. However, there are cases in which surgery should be considered already in the acute phase. Also there are cases in which surgery should be considered later if non-operative treatment appears to be unsuccesful.


Juoksija-lehti: The Importance of Hamstrings

Hamstrings are an extremely valuable tool for runners. If the hamstrings are healthy and functioning correctly, a runner’s legs can take steps forward effectively. However, if the hamstrings are injured or in poor condition, they make running difficult.Wworld-class expertise on treating hamstring injuries can be found in Finland.


Lasse Lempainen
ortopedian erikoislääkäri
urheiluortopedian dosentti

Urheilu Mehiläinen
Mehiläinen Neo Turku
Joukahaisenkatu 6
FI-20520 Turku

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