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Medial tibial pain pressure threshold algometry in runners.                                                           Aweid O, Gallie R, Morrissey D, Crisp T, Maffulli N, Malliaras P, Padhiar N.Knee Surg Sports TraumatolArthrosc. 2014 Jul;22(7):1549-55.

Diagnosis and management of bone stress injuries of the lower limb in athletes.               Pegrum J, Crisp T, Padhiar N.BMJ. 2012 Apr 24;344:e2511. doi: 10.1136/bmj.e2511. Review.

The pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of stress fractures in postmenopausal women.                                                                                                                                                       Pegrum J, Crisp T, Padhiar N, Flynn J.PhysSportsmed. 2012 Sep;40(3):32-42. doi: 10.3810/psm.2012.09.1978. Review.

Ultrasound as a primary evaluation tool of bone stress injuries in elite track and field athletes.                                                                                                                                                          Papalada A, Malliaropoulos N,Tsitas K, Kiritsi O, Padhiar N,D. Buono, Maffulli N.                                 Am J Sports Med. 2012 Apr;40(4):915-9.

Is therapeutic ultrasound a reliable tool for the diagnosis of bone stress injuries? Letter to the editor.Hung CY, Chang KV, Malliaropoulos N, Maffulli N.                                                                       Am J Sports Med. 2012 Sep;40(9):NP25-6.

Osteitis pubis: can early return to elite competition be contemplated?                                          Jardí J, Rodas G, Pedret C, Til L, Cusí M, Malliaropoulos N, Del Buono A, Maffulli N.                       Transl Med UniSa. 2014 Apr 8;10:52-8. eCollection 2014 Sep.





Development and validation of a questionnaire to measure the severity of functional limitations and reduction of sports ability in German-speaking patients with exercise-induced leg pain.                                                                                                                                                                    Nauck T, Lohrer H, Padhiar N, King JB.Br J Sports Med. 2012 Dec 15.

Systematic review and recommendations for intracompartmental pressure monitoring in diagnosing chronic exertional compartment syndrome of the leg.                                                Aweid O, Del Buono A, Malliaras P, Iqbal H, Morrissey D, Maffulli N, Padhiar N.                               Clin J Sport Med. 2012 Jul;22(4):356-70. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0b013e3182580e1d. Review.

Chronic exertional compartment syndrome of the foot.                                                               Padhiar N, Allen M, King JB.                                                                                                                     Sports Med Arthrosc. 2009 Sep;17(3):198-202. Review.

The effect of ankle position on intracompartmental pressures of the leg.                                Tsintzas D, Ghosh S, Maffulli N, King JB, Padhiar N.                                                         ActaOrthopTraumatolTurc. 2009 Jan-Feb;43(1):42-8.

Popliteal cystic adventitial disease causing intermittent claudication in a young athlete: a case report.                                                                                                                                                                Sharma P, Padhiar N, Kyriakides C. South Med J. 2008 Nov;101(11):1154-6.

Diagnosis and management of chronic exertional compartment syndrome (CECS) in the United Kingdom.

Tzortziou V, Maffulli N, Padhiar N. Clin J Sport Med. 2006 May;16(3):209-13.


Exercise induced leg pain-chronic compartment syndrome. Is the increase in intra-compartment pressure exercise specific?

Padhiar N, King JB. Br J Sports Med. 1996 Dec;30(4):360-2.


Chronic exertional compartment syndrome of the forearms secondary to weight training.

Jawed S, Jawad AS, Padhiar N, Perry JD.Rheumatology (Oxford). 2001;40(3):344-5.


Effect of eccentric exercise on patients with chronic exertional compartment syndrome.

Birtles DB, Rayson MP, Jones DA, Padhiar N, Casey A, Newham DJ. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2003 Feb;88(6):565-71.


Saphenous nerve injury after fasciotomy for compartment syndrome.

D Pyne,A S M Jawad, N Padhiar.British journal of sports medicine. 01/2004; 37(6):541-2.


Compartment syndrome of the lower leg – Underwater hockey.

Crisp TA, Padhiar N, King JB, Allen M, Barnes M.  J Med &Sci in Sports & exercise.1997;29(5),S233.


An overview of chronic compartment syndrome: commonest exercise induced leg pain in young athletes.

Padhiar N, King JB. JBritPodMed. 1995;50(4),50-53.


Foot orthoses can change compartmental pressures in the leg.

Padhiar N, King JB.BJSM. 1998;32(1)


Chronic Compartment Syndrome of the leg.

Padhiar N.SportEX Medicine.2009;40(4),16-22.



Acute lateral ankle sprains in track and field athletes: an expanded classification.             N.Malliaropoulos, E.Papacostas, A.Papalada, N.Maffulli:                                                                     Foot Ankle Clin. 2006 Sep;11(3):497-507

Reinjury after acute lateral ankle sprains in elite track and field athletes.N.Malliaropoulos, M.Ntessalen, E.Papacostas, UG.Longo, N.Maffulli:                                                                                   Am J Sports Med. 2009 Sep; 37(9):1755-61.

Validation of Ottawa ankle rules in protocol in Greek athletes: study in the emergency departments of a district general hospital and a sports injuries clinic.E.Papacostas, N.Malliaropoulos, A. Papadopoulos, C.Liouliakis

Br J Sports Med. 2001 Dec; 35(6):445-7.

Acute lateral ankle sprains: healing process and acceleration of rehabilitation.N.Malliaropoulos, S.Papalexandris, E.Papacostas, N.Maffulli.International Journal of Health Science Jan.2008.

Crisp-padhiar syndrome.

Crisp TA, King JB, Chan, Padhiar N. Br J Sports Med2011;45:e1.


Retrospective review of injection therapy in Morton's neuroma.

G Schiffer, O Chan, R Jalan, N Padhiar. British journal of sports medicine 07/2013; 47(10):e3.


Necrobiosis lipoidicadiabeticorum.

McGuinnessM, Padhiar N.x

The Foot. 1997;7(1); 47–51.


Delayed presentation and ultrasonography evaluation of a false aneurysm following acute trauma to the ankle.

Lee S, Padhiar N, Barker JR. The Foot. 1997;7,174-175.


A benign solitary Schwannoma in the foot.

Sandhu MA, Khan F, Padhiar N. JBritPodMed. 1995;50(7),105-106.



Radial Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (RESWT) for the Treatment of Finger Flexor Tenosynovitis (Trigger Finger) and (Flexor Trigger Thumb).

Malliaropoulos N, 2nd International Shock Wave Congress,Berlin Oct 2014


Sessions Required for Radial Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (RESWT) RSW Treatment. Any Evidence Based ?

Malliaropoulos N, 2nd International Shock Wave Congress,Berlin Oct 2014


Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for patients suffering from recalcitrant Osgood-Schlatter disease.

Lohrer H, Nauck T, Schöll J, Zwerver J, Malliaropoulos N.                                          SportverletzSportschaden. 2012 Dec;26(4):218-22.


The Recurrence Rate of Plantar Fasciitis after Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy and the Success Rate of the treatment: A Retrospective Study.Malliaropoulos Nikos, et all, CJSM(submitted) 2014


Radial Shockwave Therapy (RSWT) for of ankle injuries.Malliaropoulos N. 2007 EFSMA SEM Congress Prague (Presented)

Radial shock wave therapy (RSWT) for the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries in a sports medicine clinic.

N.G.Malliaropoulos, A.Akritidou, D.Christodoulou.2008 FIMS Congress Barcelona. (Presented)


Radial extracorporeal shockwave therapy for the treatment of finger tenosynovitis (trigger digit).Malliaropoulos N, Jury R, Pyne D, Padhiar N, Turner J, Korakakis V, Meke M, Lohrer H.Open Access J Sports Med. 2016 Oct 31; 7:143-151.


Historical ESWT Paradigms Are Overcome: A Narrative Review.Lohrer H, Nauck T, Korakakis V, Malliaropoulos N.Biomed Res Int. 2016; 2016:3850461


Success and Recurrence Rate after Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Plantar Fasciopathy: A Retrospective Study.Malliaropoulos N, Crate G, Meke M, Korakakis V, Nauck T, Lohrer H, Padhiar N.Biomed Res Int. 2016; 2016:9415827.




Low-level laser therapy in meniscal pathology: a double-blinded placebo-controlled trial.

Malliaropoulos N, Kiritsi O, Tsitas K, Christodoulou D, Akritidou A, Del Buono A, Maffulli N.   Lasers Med Sci. 2012 Oct 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Ultrasonographic evaluation of plantar fasciitis after low level laser therapy: results of a double blind-randomized, placebo-controlled trial.O.Kiritsi, K.Tsitas, N.Malliaropoulos, G.Mikroulis: Lasers Med Sci. 2010 Mar; 25(2):275-81.






Comprehensive training programme for judo players nine plus 9+: possible lower limb primary injury prevention.
Malliaropoulos N.G., Callan M., Johnson J.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2014 Vol. 4 (No. 2) 2014 April/June


Why Judo ?
Malliaropoulos N.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2014 Vol. 4 (No. 2) 2014 April/June


Muscular strength profile in Tunisian male national judo team.
Ghrairi M., Hammouda O, Malliaropoulos N.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2014 Vol. 4 (No. 2) 2014 April/June

Epidemiology of injuries in elite taekwondo athletes: two Olympic periods cross-sectional retrospective study.

Altarriba-Bartes A, Drobnic F, Til L, Malliaropoulos N, Montoro JB, Irurtia A.                            

BMJ Open. 2014 Feb 14;4(2)

Injuries in judo: a systematic literature review including suggestions for prevention.

Pocecco E, Ruedl G, Stankovic N, Sterkowicz S, Del Vecchio FB, Gutiérrez-García C, Rousseau R, Wolf M, Kopp M, Miarka B, Menz V, Krüsmann P, Calmet M, Malliaropoulos N, Burtscher M.         Br J Sports Med. 2013 Dec;47(18):1139-43.


Judo, the gentle way.Malliaropoulos N, Callan M, Pluim B.Br J Sports Med. 2013 Dec;47(18)





Development and validation of a questionnaire (FASH—Functional Assessment Scale for Acute Hamstring Injuries): to measure the severity and impact of symptoms on function and sports ability in patients with acute hamstring injuries.

Nikos Malliaropoulos,Vasileios Korakakis, Dimitris Christodoulou, Nat Padhiar, Debasish Pyne, Giannis Giakas,Tanja Nauck, Peter Malliaras ,Heinz Lohrer.

Br J Sports Med doi:10.1136/bjsports-2014-094021


Non contact Hamstring injuries in sports.

Malliaropoulos NG.                                                                                                                                    Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2013 Jan 21;2(4):309-11.

Nonuniform changes in MRI measurements of the thigh muscles after two hamstring strengthening exercises.Mendiguchia J, Garrues MA, Cronin JB, Contreras B, Los Arcos A, Malliaropoulos N, Maffulli N, Idoate F.

J Strength Cond Res. 2013 Mar;27(3):574-81. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31825c2f38.

Hamstring exercises for track and field athletes: injury and exercise biomechanics, and possible implications for exercise selection and primary prevention.Malliaropoulos N, Mendiguchia J, Pehlivanidis H, Papadopoulou S, Valle X, Malliaras P, Maffulli N. Br J Sports Med. 2012 Sep;46(12):846-51. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2011-090474.

High-speed running type or stretching-type of hamstring injuries makes a difference to treatment and prognosis.Askling CM, Malliaropoulos N, Karlsson J.                                                       Br J Sports Med. 2012 Feb;46(2):86-7. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2011-090534. 

Isolated tears of the gracilis muscle.Pedret C, Balius R, Barceló P, Miguel M, Lluís A, Valle X, Gougoulias N, Malliaropoulos N, Maffulli N. Am J Sports Med. 2011 May;39(5):1077-80. doi: 10.1177/0363546510394436. Epub 2011 Feb 18.

Reinjury after acute posterior thigh muscle injuries in elite track and field athletes.Malliaropoulos N, Isinkaye T, Tsitas K, Maffulli N.Am J Sports Med. 2011 Feb;39(2):304-10.  

Posterior thigh muscle injuries in elite track and field athletes.N.Malliaropoulos, E.Papakostas, O.Kiritsi, A.Papalada, N.Gougoulias, N.Maffulli.Am J Sports Med. 2010 Sep;38(9):1813-9.

The role of stretching in rehabilitation of hamstring injuries: 80 athletes follow-up.N.Malliaropoulos, S.Papalexandris, A.Papalada, E.Papacostas:                                                           Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2004 May; 36(5):756-9. PMID: 15126706





High volume image guided injections in chronic Achilles tendinopathy.                   

Chan O, O'Dowd D, Padhiar N, Morrissey D, King J, Jalan R, Maffulli N, Crisp T.                DisabilRehabil. 2008;30(20-22):1697-708. doi: 10.1080/09638280701788225.

Arthroscopic treatment of chronic patellar tendinopathy in high-level athletes.

Alaseirlis DA, Konstantinidis GA, Malliaropoulos N, Nakou LS, Korompilias A, Maffulli N.Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2013 Jan 21;2(4):267-72. Print 2012 Oct.

Cross-cultural adaptation of the VISA-P questionnaire for Greek-speaking patients with patellar tendinopathy.                                                                                                                                              Korakakis V, Patsiaouras A, Malliaropoulos N.Br J Sports Med. 2012 Dec 11.

Site of maximum neovascularisation correlates with the site of pain in recalcitrant mid-tendon Achilles tendinopathy.                                                                                                                                 Divani K, Chan O, Padhiar N, Twycross-Lewis R, Maffulli N, Crisp T, Morrissey D.                             Man Ther. 2010 Oct;15(5):463-8. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2010.03.011. Epub 2010 Apr 28.

The short-term effects of high volume image guided injections in resistant non-insertional Achilles tendinopathy.                                                                      

Humphrey J, Chan O, Crisp T, Padhiar N, Morrissey D, Twycross-Lewis R, King J, Maffulli N.

J Sci Med Sport. 2010 May;13(3):295-8.

High volume ultrasound guided injections at the interface between the patellar tendon and Hoffa's body are effective in chronic patellar tendinopathy: A pilot study.

Crisp T, Khan F, Padhiar N, Morrissey D, King J, Jalan R, Maffulli N, Chan O.

DisabilRehabil. 2008;30(20-22):1625-34.

Pennation angle of the soleus in patients with unilateral Achilles tendinopathy.Padhiar N, Al-Sayeagh H, Chan O, King J, Maffulli N.

DisabilRehabil. 2008;30(20-22):1640-5.

Outcomes of prolotherapy for intra-tendinous Achilles tears: A case series.

Havard B, Chan O, Morton S, Pritchard M, Crisp T, King J, Padhiar N, Maffulli N, Perry JD, Morrissey D.SJSSM. 2014. On-line accepted and considered for publication in the journal.





Manual massage effect in knee extensors peak torque during short-term intense continuous concentric-eccentric isokinetic exercise in female elite athletes.

E Sikaras,N Malliaropoulos.J.Isokinetic and Exercise Science.Volume11,Number3/2003.


Clinical applications for musculoskeletal injuries in accordance of the healing process.

N.Malliaropoulos, A.Akritidou- Galenus 49, 3: 245-254,.2007




International differences in sport medicine access and clinical management.                             Heron N, Malliaropoulos NG.Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2013 Jan 21;2(4):248-52.  

On-field Sports medicine emergencies - what’s new!

Heinz Lohrer, Nikos Malliaropoulos,Br J Sports Med 2012;46:1089-1090

My experience from ECOSEP Bauerfeind Travelling Fellowship 2013.Nikos Malliaropoulos, Valle X, Tsapralis K, Lohrer H, Padhiar N, Maffulli N. Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2014 Feb 24;3(4):359. eCollection 2013 Oct.




N Padhiar, D Pyne. Guest Editors of the Special feature of BASEM Today, 2013, Issue 25, winter.





A pilot study to identify pathomechanical factors in exercise induced leg pain.

Padhiar N, Bader D, King JB. JBritPodMed. 1997;52(1),3-8.

Plantar pressure of clipless and toe-clipped pedals in cyclists - A pilot study.Davis A, Pemberton T, Ghosh S, Maffulli N, Padhiar N. Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2011 Oct 30;1(1):20-4. Print 2011 Jan.

A prospective cohort study of vertical pressure on hands of sitting volleyball players using Tekscan pressure mat.

Zhang JM, Bader D, Twycross-Lewis R, Padhiar N. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2011;01, 45(2). DOI:10.1136/bjsm.2010.081554.3


The differences in plantar loading between 3 positions related to the rugby scrum. Brown S, Twycross-Lewis R, Bader D, Padhiar N. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2011;01,45(2). DOI:10.1136/bjsm.2010.081554.2


Foot orthoses and their role in injury management.

Padhiar N. SportEx




Blood phosphorus and magnesium levels in 130 elite track and field athletes.

Malliaropoulos N, Tsitas K, Porfiriadou A, Papalada A, R Ames P, Del Buono A, Lippi G, Maffulli N. Asian J Sports Med. 2013 Mar;4(1):49-53.

Body Composition and Dietary Intake of Elite Cross-country Skiers Members of the Greek National Team.

Papadopoulou SK, Gouvianaki A, Grammatikopoulou MG, Maraki Z, Pagkalos IG, Malliaropoulos N, Hassapidou MN, Maffulli N.

Asian J Sports Med. 2012 Dec;3(4):257-66.

The effect of physical exercise on musculo-skeletal metabolism: a systematic review of the role of rank/rankl/opg pathway.

Malliaropoulos N, Padhiar N, King JB, Maffulli N.British journal of sports medicine 07/2013; 47(10):e3. 


Autonomic Dysrelexia – a serious consideration in Podiatry, illustrated by 2 case histories.Padhiar N, Bristow W.JBritPodMed. 1995;50(6),89-90.


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