Dr Lasse Lempainen´s selected publications.
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Complete midsubstance rectus femoris ruptures: a series of 27 athletes treated operatively

Lempainen L, Kosola J, Niemi P, Orava S, Pruna R.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2018

Operative Treatment of Proximal Rectus Femoris Injuries in Professional Soccer Players: A Series of 19 Cases.

Lempainen L, Kosola J, Pruna R, Puigdellivol J, Ranne J, Orava S.

Orthop J Sports Med 2018

Central Tendon Injuries of Hamstring Muscles: Case Series of Operative Treatment.

Lempainen L, Kosola J, Pruna R, Puigdellivol J, Sarimo J, Niemi P, Orava S.

Orthop J Sports Med. 2018

Operative treatment for the painful posterior thigh after hamstring autograft harvesting.

Laakso M, Kosola J, Niemi P, Mäkelä K, Ranne J, Orava S, Lempainen L.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2018

Operative treatment of pelvic apophyseal avulsions in adolescent and young adult athletes: a follow-up study.

Sinikumpu JJ, Hetsroni I, Schilders E, Lempainen L, Serlo W, Orava S.

Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2018

Surgical excision of symptomatic mature posttraumatic myositis ossificans: characteristics and outcomes in 32 athletes.

Orava S, Sinikumpu JJ, Sarimo J, Lempainen L, Mann G, Hetsroni I.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2017


Lasse Lempainen
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