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A comparative study of shoulder muscle strength, sense of proprioception and internal/external rotation flexibility between adolescent athletes with and without scapular asymmetry

Bihter Akınoğlu
Banu Kabak
Aydin Balci
Tuğba Kocahan
Adnan Hasanoğlu

Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Ankara, Turkey
The Ministry of Youth and Sports, Sports General Directorship, Department of Health Services, Center of Athlete Training and Health Research, Turkey
Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Yenimahalle Training and Research Hospital, Sports Medicine Department, Turkey
Advances in Rehabilitation, 2020, 34(3), 1–7
Online publish date: 2020/09/19
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