Open access peer-reviewed chapter

Conservative Treatment of Muscle Injuries: From Scientific Evidence to Clinical Practice

By Andrea Foglia, Massimo Bitocchi, Manuela Gervasi, Gianni Secchiari and Angelo Cacchio

Submitted: July 19th 2012Reviewed: April 15th 2013Published: September 11th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56550

Downloaded: 3730

© 2013 The Author(s). Licensee IntechOpen. This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to cite and reference

Link to this chapter Copy to clipboard

Cite this chapter Copy to clipboard

Andrea Foglia, Massimo Bitocchi, Manuela Gervasi, Gianni Secchiari and Angelo Cacchio (September 11th 2013). Conservative Treatment of Muscle Injuries: From Scientific Evidence to Clinical Practice, Muscle Injuries in Sport Medicine Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Cristiano Eirale, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56550. Available from:

Embed this chapter on your site Copy to clipboard

<iframe src="http://www.intechopen.com/embed/muscle-injuries-in-sport-medicine/conservative-treatment-of-muscle-injuries-from-scientific-evidence-to-clinical-practice" />

Embed this code snippet in the HTML of your website to show this chapter

chapter statistics

3730total chapter downloads

More statistics for editors and authors

Login to your personal dashboard for more detailed statistics on your publications.

Access personal reporting

Related Content

This Book

Next chapter

The Treatment of Muscle Hematomas

By Maria Conforti

Related Book

First chapter

Novel Therapies for the Management of Sports Injuries

By Robi Kelc, Jakob Naranda, Matevz Kuhta and Matjaz Vogrin

We are IntechOpen, the world's leading publisher of Open Access books. Built by scientists, for scientists. Our readership spans scientists, professors, researchers, librarians, and students, as well as business professionals. We share our knowledge and peer-reveiwed research papers with libraries, scientific and engineering societies, and also work with corporate R&D departments and government entities.

+3,550 Open Access Books

+57,400 Citations in Web of Science

+108,500 IntechOpen Authors and Academic Editors

+560,000 Unique visitors per month

More about us