oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Exercise-induced leg pain: a review of 34 cases of chronic exertional compartment syndrome
|Article Title||Exercise-induced leg pain: a review of 34 cases of chronic exertional compartment syndrome|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Physiology, University of Natal Medical School, Durban|
|Publication Date||Nov 1999|
|Pages||3 - 7|
|Keyword(s)||Intracompartmental pressure, Ischaemic pain: Claudicant-type pain, Motor deficit, Muscular tendinous interface, Nerve entrapment, Nutrient microcirculation, Orthotics, Pain of bone origin, Pathophysiology, Physiotherapy, Raised ICP, Sensory deficit, Shin splints, Systolic pressure and Vascular origin|
Objective: To review the presentation of chronic raised intracompartmental pressure as a cause of exercise induced claudication in the young fit athletic community. Design: Retrospective review of the records of patients diagnosed as having chronic exertional compartment syndrome over a 2-year period. Setting: A tertiary referral centre at the University of Natal Medical School.
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