BILATERAL COMPARISON OF HIP MUSCLE STRENGTH AND FEMORAL ANTEVERSION ANGLE IN ADOLESCENT TENNIS ATHLETES


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Yalki S., GÜNEY DENİZ H., Tan F., ÇOLAKOĞLU F. F., Baltaci G.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REHABILITATION-TURK FIZYOTERAPI VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI, vol.32, no.1, pp.97-102, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

Abstract

Purpose: In adolescent period, repetitive movements and overloading increase the risk of injury of athlete in the future. The fact that tennis is a unilateral sport affects hip muscle strength and hip biomechanics. The aim of this study was to examine the hip strength profiles, femoral anteversion angles (FAA), and to compare bilaterally in adolescent tennis players.