Journal of Archives in Military Medicine

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The Frequency of Knee-Joint Injuries Caused by Sports Activities Among the Armed Forces Personnel

Zahra Rezasoltani 1 , * , Faeze Dehghan 2 , Ali Azizan 2 , Afsaneh Dadarkhah 1 and Farhad Yadegarian 2
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1 Research Center of Clinical Biomechanics & Ergonomics, AJA University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 AJA University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Archives in Military Medicine: November 01, 2016, 4 (4); e38447
  • Published Online: September 28, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 6, 2016
  • Revised: September 7, 2016
  • Accepted: September 10, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jamm.38447

To Cite: Rezasoltani Z, Dehghan F, Azizan A, Dadarkhah A, Yadegarian F. The Frequency of Knee-Joint Injuries Caused by Sports Activities Among the Armed Forces Personnel, J Arch Mil Med. 2016 ; 4(4):e38447. doi: 10.5812/jamm.38447.

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