Asian Journal of Sports Medicine

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Sport Injuries of Karate During Training: An Epidemiologic Study in Iran

Vahid Ziaee 1 , 2 , * , Montazer Shobbar 1 , Sara Lotfian 1 , 3 and Mahdi Ahmadinejad 3
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1 Sports Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Sports Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Asian Journal of Sports Medicine: June 01, 2015, 6 (2); e26832
  • Published Online: June 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 20, 2013
  • Accepted: May 24, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/asjsm.26832

To Cite: Ziaee V, Shobbar M, Lotfian S, Ahmadinejad M. Sport Injuries of Karate During Training: An Epidemiologic Study in Iran, Asian J Sports Med. 2015 ; 6(2):e26832. doi: 10.5812/asjsm.26832.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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