Dr Lasse Lempainen´s selected publications.
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Complete proximal hamstring avulsions: a series of 41 patients with operative treatment.

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

Am J Sports Med. 2008

Recurrent and chronic complete ruptures of the proximal origin of the hamstring muscles repaired with fascia lata autograft augmentation.

Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Orava S.

Arthroscopy. 2007

Distal tears of the hamstring muscles: review of the literature and our results of surgical treatment.

Lempainen L, Sarimo J, Mattila K, Heikkilä J, Orava S, Puddu G.

Br J Sports Med. 2007

Surgical treatment of partial tears of the proximal origin of the hamstring muscles

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

Br J Sports Med 2006


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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