The Correlation between Knee Flexion Lower Range of Motion and Osgood-Schlatter's Syndrome among Adolescent Soccer Players. Academic Article uri icon


  • Aims: To evaluate the association between knee flexion range of motion (ROM) and Osgood- Schlatter syndrome among adolescent soccer players. Study Design: Observational case- control study. Methodology: A study group of 20 male soccer players, mean age 13.4 years (13.4±0.7) diagnosed with Osgood-Schlatter syndrome and a control group of 21 healthy soccer players, mean age 13.5 years (13.5±0.9) were enrolled. The knee flexion ROM was bilaterally measured in a prone position by the Ely's test and using a digital inclinometer …

publication date

  • January 10, 2016