Department of Orthopedics, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom
Received: 26-May-2023, Manuscript No. Orthopedics-23- 99809; Editor assigned: 29-May-2023, Pre QC No. Orthopedics-23- 99809 (PQ); Reviewed: 12-Jun-2023, QC No. Orthopedics-23- 99809; Revised: 19-Jun-2023, Manuscript No. Orthopedics-23- 99809 (R); Published: 26-Jun-2023, DOI: 10.4172/Orthopedics.6.2.005
Citation: Mueller J. Exploring Non-Surgical and Surgical Treatments for Sport Medicine. Orthopedics. 2023; 6:005
Copyright: © 2023 Mueller J. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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