Asian Journal of Sports Medicine

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Management of In-Season Concurrent Rotator Cuff Tear With Shoulder Instability in Professional Contact Football Athletes; Respect the Career Goals!

Maike Mueller 1 , Gregory Hoy 1 , 2 , * and Ruben Branson 3
Authors Information
1 Melbourne Orthopaedic Group, Melbourne, Australia
2 Department of Surgery, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
3 Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Australia
Article information
  • Asian Journal of Sports Medicine: March 01, 2016, 7 (1); e28377
  • Published Online: March 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 3, 2015
  • Revised: June 22, 2015
  • Accepted: June 24, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/asjsm.28377

To Cite: Mueller M, Hoy G, Branson R. Management of In-Season Concurrent Rotator Cuff Tear With Shoulder Instability in Professional Contact Football Athletes; Respect the Career Goals!, Asian J Sports Med. 2016 ; 7(1):e28377. doi: 10.5812/asjsm.28377.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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