Dr Lasse Lempainen´s selected publications.
Most of these publications
can be found also in PubMed.
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Operative Treatment of Acute-On-Chronic Partial Adductor Longus Tendon Rupture

Kosola J, Lindblad N, Mattila K, Lempainen L.

Ann Sports Med Res 2016

Different distributions of operative diagnoses for Achilles tendon overuse injuries in Italian and Finnish athletes.

Johansson K, Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Laitala-Leinonen T, Orava S.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2016

Tarsal navicular stress fractures – A Challenging Injury in Athletes

Liimatainen E, Heinonen O, Lempainen L, Johansson K, Sarimo J, Lopez D, Orava S.

J J Ortho Rheum 2016

Stress Fractures of Sacrum

Liimatainen E, Alonso J, Lempainen L, Johansson K, Sarimo J, Frantzen J, Orava S.

ACR Journal of Research in Sports Medicine 2016

Expert opinion: diagnosis and treatment of proximal hamstring tendinopathy.

Lempainen L, Johansson K, Banke IJ, Ranne J, Mäkelä K, Sarimo J, Niemi P, Orava S.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2015

Surgical excision of posttraumatic ossifications at the proximal hamstrings in young athletes: technique and outcomes.

Orava S, Hetsroni I, Marom N, Mann G, Sarimo J, Ben-Zvi O, Lempainen L.

Am J Sports Med. 2015

Macroscopic Anomalies and Pathological Findings in and Around the Achilles Tendon: Observations From 1661 Operations During a 40-Year Period.

Johansson K, Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Laitala-Leinonen T, Orava S.

Orthop J Sports Med. 2014

Operative Results of Periprosthetic Fractures of The Distal Femur In A Single Academic Unit

Leino OK, Lempainen L, Virolainen P, Sarimo J, Pölönen T, Mäkelä KT.

Scand J Surg 2014, The Finnish Surgical Society 2014

Clinical principles in the management of hamstring injuries.

Lempainen L, Banke IJ, Johansson K, Brucker PU, Sarimo J, Orava S, Imhoff AB.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2015


Lasse Lempainen
orthopaedic surgeon
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Urheilu Mehiläinen
Mehiläinen Neo Turku
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FI-20520 Turku, Finland

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