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A Delphi survey and international e-survey evaluating the Doha agreement meeting classification system in groin pain: Where are we 5 years later?

Willem MP Heijboer, Adam Weir, Eamonn Delahunt, Per Hölmich, Anthony G Schache, Johannes L Tol, Robert-Jan de Vos, Zarko Vuckovic, Andreas Serner

J Sci Med Sport | Published : 2021

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the adoption of and opinions on the Doha agreement meeting classification in groin pain in athletes. DESIGN: Delphi survey and e-survey. METHODS: A 2-round Delphi survey among the Doha agreement meeting expert group, and a separate international e-survey among clinicians who regularly assess athletes with groin pain. Clinical cases were presented, and participants provided their preferred terms for the diagnoses. All participants reported if they had adopted the Doha agreement meeting classification system in their practice. The Doha agreement meeting experts also shared opinions on amendments to the classification system, and reported their level of agreement with su..

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