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A comprehensive strength testing protocol offers no clinical value in predicting risk of hamstring injury: a prospective cohort study of 413 professional football players
  1. Nicol van Dyk1,2,
  2. Roald Bahr3,4,
  3. Angus F Burnett3,
  4. Rod Whiteley1,
  5. Arnhild Bakken3,4,
  6. Andrea Mosler1,5,
  7. Abdulaziz Farooq3,
  8. Erik Witvrouw2
  1. 1Department of Rehabilitation, Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Doha, Qatar
  2. 2Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
  3. 3Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Doha, Qatar
  4. 4Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
  5. 5School of Allied Health, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
  1. Correspondence to Nicol van Dyk, Department of Rehabilitation, Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, PO Box 29222, Sport City Street, Doha, Qatar; nicol.vanDyk{at}Aspetar.com

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  • Contributors ND: principal investigator, data collection and analyses, writing, editing and outline of the manuscript. EW: first principal supervisor of PhD programme, concept and outline as well as writing and editing of the manuscript. RB: second main supervisor, concept and outline as well as writing and editing of the manuscript. AFB: statistical analyses and data analyses, writing of the manuscript. RW: investigator and coauthor, particularly with the data collection and writing of the manuscript. AB: organisation and planning of study, data collection and writing of manuscript. AM: study design and ethical approval, data collection and organisation, and writing of the manuscript. AF: statistical analyses.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval Institutional Review Board, Anti-Doping Lab, Qatar.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement Patient-level data and/or full data set and/or and/or statistical code are available from the corresponding author.

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  • Contributors ND: principal investigator, data collection and analyses, writing, editing and outline of the manuscript. EW: first principal supervisor of PhD programme, concept and outline as well as writing and editing of the manuscript. RB: second main supervisor, concept and outline as well as writing and editing of the manuscript. AFB: statistical analyses and data analyses, writing of the manuscript. RW: investigator and coauthor, particularly with the data collection and writing of the manuscript. AB: organisation and planning of study, data collection and writing of manuscript. AM: study design and ethical approval, data collection and organisation, and writing of the manuscript. AF: statistical analyses.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Ethics approval Institutional Review Board, Anti-Doping Lab, Qatar.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement Patient-level data and/or full data set and/or and/or statistical code are available from the corresponding author.

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