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Table 15 Hip: Study Characteristics

From: The accuracy of diagnostic ultrasound imaging for musculoskeletal soft tissue pathology of the extremities: a comprehensive review of the literature

Study Target Condition Number of studies (Systematic Review) Subjects Mean Age (years) Mean time from injury to ultrasound Ultrasound transducer frequency (MHz) Ultrasound reviewers
Systematic Review        
 Westacott et al., 2011 [99] Muscle/Tendon Injury 7 N/S N/S N/S 7.5 to 18 RAD
Diagnostic Study        
 Fearon et al., 2010 [100] Bursitis - 24 56 33.8 months 7.0 N/S
 Suh et al., 2013 [101] LFC/MP - 23 46 4 months 5.0 to 12 Non-RAD
- Sciatica - - - - - -
- Femoral Nerve - - - - - -
- Snapping hip (E) - - - - - -
  1. N/S not stated; RAD Radiologist; LFT/MP lateral femoral cutaneous/meralgia paresthetica; (E) (extra-articular)