Dr Lasse Lempainen´s selected publications.
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can be found also in PubMed.
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Medial malleolar stress fracture in athletes: diagnosis and operative treatment

Lempainen L, Liimatainen E, Heikkilä J, Alonso J, Sarimo J, Mattila K, Orava S.

Scand J Surg 2012

Calcific spurs at the insertion of the Achilles tendon: a clinical and histological study.

Johansson KJ, Sarimo JJ, Lempainen LL, Laitala-Leinonen T, Orava SY.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2013

Triceps tears in athletes: different injury patterns and surgical treatment.

Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Rawlins M, Heikkilä J, Orava S.

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011


Dissertation Lempainen L: Surgical treatment of hamstring injuries and disorders – the clinical spectrum from chronic tendinopathy to complete rupture

Turun yliopisto, Turku, 2009.

Väitöskirja: AnnalesD840Lempainen (pdf)

Diagnosis and surgical treatment of partial (one- and two-tendon) proximal hamstring avulsions

Sarimo J, Lempainen L, Mattila K, Orava S.

Oper Tech Sports Med 2009

Proximal hamstring tendinopathy – overview of the problem with emphasis on the surgical treatment

Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Mattila K, Orava S.

Oper Tech Sports Med 2009

Proximal hamstring tendinopathy: results of surgical management and histopathologic findings.

Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Mattila K, Vaittinen S, Orava S.

Am J Sports Med. 2009


Lasse Lempainen
orthopaedic surgeon
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