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The preventive effect of the bounding exercise programme on hamstring injuries in amateur soccer players: the design of a randomized controlled trial

  • S. Van de Hoef1Email author,
  • B. M. A. Huisstede1,
  • M. S. Brink1, 2,
  • N. de Vries3,
  • E. A. Goedhart3 and
  • F. J. G. Backx1
BMC Musculoskeletal DisordersBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201718:355

Received: 15 July 2017

Accepted: 11 August 2017

Published: 22 August 2017

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15 Jul 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
7 Aug 2017 Author responded Author comments - Sander van de Hoef
Resubmission - Version 2
7 Aug 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
11 Aug 2017 Editorially accepted
22 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12891-017-1716-9

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy Science and Sports, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neurosciences, University Medical Center Utrecht
Center for Human Movement Sciences, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen
FIFA Medical Center, Royal Netherlands Football Association