Jon Patricios, President of the South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) and editor of BJSM July 2014, Volume 48, Issue 14, chats to Dr Josep "Chuck" Cakic, a renowned Croatian-born South African Hip Arthroscopist, chair of the South African Society for Hip Arthroscopy (SASHA) and an executive member of the International Society of Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA).
They discuss key issues regarding hip injuries in sport, accurate diagnosis and selecting patients for surgery.
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Hip Joint Screening Initiative: http://goo.gl/kkEkvQ
Risk factors for groin/hip injuries in field-based sports: a systematic review: http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/48/14/1089.full
The association between hip and groin injuries in the elite junior football years and injuries sustained during elite senior competition: http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/44/11/799.full
UEFA injury study: a prospective study of hip and groin injuries in professional football over s