Corticosteroids reduce the tensile strength of isolated collagen fascicles
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Overuse tendon injuries are frequent. Corticosteroid injections are commonly used as treatment, although their direct effects on the material properties of the tendon are poorly understood.
|Journal||American Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 2006|
- Animals, Collagen, Glucocorticoids, Male, Methylprednisolone, Rats, Tendon Injuries, Tensile Strength