1. Focal osteopenia of pubic parasymphyseal bone as an underlying cause of groin pain in sports: a new perspective.Dimitrakopoulou A, Schilders E.
    BMJ Case Rep. 2018 May 4;2018
  2. Operative treatment of pelvic apophyseal avulsions in adolescent and young adult athletes: a follow-up study.Sinikumpu JJ, Hetsroni I, Schilders E, Lempainen L, Serlo W, Orava S. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2018 Apr;28(3):423-429
  3. The pyramidalis-anterior pubic ligament-adductor longus complex (PLAC) and its role with adductor injuries: a new anatomical concept.Schilders E, Bharam S, Golan E, Dimitrakopoulou A, Mitchell A, Spaepen M, Beggs C, Cooke C, Holmich P. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2017 Dec;25(12):3969-3977
  4. Anatomical and morphological characteristics may explain why groin pain is more common in male than female athletes.Schache AG, Woodley SJ, Schilders E, Orchard JW, Crossley KM. Br J Sports Med. 2017 Apr;51(7):554-555
  5. Current concepts of inguinal-related and adductor-related groin painDimitrakopoulou A, Schilders E. Hip Int. 2016 May 14;26 Suppl 1:2-7.
  6. Sportsman's hernia? An ambiguous term.Dimitrakopoulou A, Schilders E. J Hip Preserv Surg. 2016 Feb 24;3(1):16-22.
  7. Non-articular sources of groin pain in the athlete.Schilders E. J Hip Preserv Surg. 2015 Nov 9;3(1):3-4.
  8. Doha Agreement meeting on terminology and definitions in groin pain in athletes. Weir A, Brukner P, Delahunt E, Ekstrand J, Griffin D, Khan KM, Lovell G, Meyers WC, Muschaweck U, Orchard J, Paajanen H, Philippon M, Reboul G, Robinson P, Schache AG, Schilders E, Serner A, Silvers H, Thorborg K, Tyler T, Verrall G, de Vos RJ, Vuckovic Z, Hölmich P. Br J Sports Med. 2015 June;49(12):768-74.
  9. Effectiveness of selective partial adductor release in chronic adductor related groin pain in professional athletes. Schilders et al. Am J Sports Med. 2013 Mar;41(3):603-607.
  10. Results of accelerated postoperative rehabilitation using novel "suture frame" repair of Achilles tendon rupture. Talbot JC,Williams GT,Bismil Q, Shaw DL, Schilders E. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Dec 6.
  11. Arthroscopic treatment of labral tears in femoroacetabular impingement. A comparative study of refixation and resection with minimum 2 year follow up. Schilders E et al. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2011;93-B:1027-1032.
  12. Arthroscopic treatment of femoroacetabular impingement in athletes. Schilders E., Dimitrakopoulou A., Bismil Q., Talbot C. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatol Arthroscopy 2010 (18) Supp 1. S65
  13. Treatment of labral tears associated with femoroacetabular impingement; labral repairs versus labral resection. Schilders E., Dimitrakopoulou A., Bismil Q., Talbot C. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatol Arthroscopy 2010 (18) Supp 1. S66
  14. Arthroscopic removal of a plastic soft drink bottle cap in the knee: a case report. Boyle S, Talbot JC, Bismil Q, Schilders E. Cases J. 2010 Feb 24;3(1); 72.
  15. An Unusual Case of Enthesophyte Formation following an adductor longus rupture in a high-level athlete. Dimitrakopoulou A, Schilders E, Bismil Q, Talbot C. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatol Arthroscopy. 2010 Jan 14.
  16. Stress fracture of the fourth metatarsal in a child: a case report and review of the literature. Morgan S, Gudena R, Schilders E. Musculoskelet Surg. 2009 Nov 10.
  17. Adductor-Related Groin Pain in Recreational Athletes.Role of Adductor Enthesis, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Entheseal Pubic Cleft Injections. Schilders E, Bismil Q, Robinson P, Dimitrakopoulou A., P, Gibbon W, Talbot C. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009;91:2455-2460
  18. Hip pain in young adults and the role of hip arthroscopy. Schilders E, Dimitrakopoulou A, Talbot C, Bismil Q. Orthopaedics and Trauma. April 2009
  19. Hip Pain in Young Adults and the Role of Hip Arthroscopy. Schilders E. Horizon. The Extended Scope Practitioner. No 31 November 2008.
  20. Acute Avulsion of the Fibrocartilage Origin of the Adductor Longus in Professional Soccer Players : a Report of Two Cases. Dimitrakopoulou A., E. Schilders, Ch. Talbot, Q. Bismil Clin J of Sportsmedicine. 2008 Mar;18(2):167-9.
  21. Keyhole surgery for the hip. Schilders E. Orthopaedic and Trauma Times. 2007;Issue 1: 7-9.
  22. Hip pain in active adults. The case of Mr G. Brennan K, Schilders E The New Generalist. The Royal College of General Practioners. 2007 Vol.5, nr 3
  23. Adductor-Related Groin Pain in Competitive Athletes. Role of Adductor Enthesis, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Entheseal Pubic Cleft Injections. Schilders E, Bismil Q, Robinson P, O'Connor P, Gibbon W,Talbot C. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007;89:2173-2178.
  24. Cadaveric and MRI study of the musculotendinous contributions to the capsule of the symphysis pubis. Robinson P, Salehi F, Grainger A, Clemence M, Schilders E, O’Connor P, Agur A. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 May;188(5):W440-5.
  25. Partial rupture of the adductor longus complicated by myositis ossificans. Talbot JC, Bismil Q, Barwick T, Robinson P. Benjamin M, Schilders E. Injury extra 2006
  26. Partial rupture of the distal semitendinosus tendon treated by tenotomy- a previously undescribed entity. Schilders E, Bismil Q, Sidhom S, Robinson P, Barwick T, Talbot C Knee. 2006 Jan;13(1):45-7. Epub 2005 Aug 25.
  27. Early experience with the PlantTan Fixator Plate for 2 and 3 part fractures of the proximal humerus. Burton DJ, Wells G, Watters A, Schilders E, Venkat. Injury. 2005 Oct;36(10):1190-6.
  28. Clinical tip: Achilles tendon repair with accelerated rehabilitation program. Schilders E, Bismil Q, Metcalf R, Marynissen H. Foot Ankle Int. 2005 May;26(5):412-5.
  29. Adductor related groin pain in athletes: Correlation of MR imaging features with clinical findings. P Robinson, DA Barron, W Parsons, AJ Grainger, E Schilders, PJ O'Connor Skeletal Radiol. 2004 Aug;33(8):451-7.
  30. Traumatic false aneurysm of a saphenous vein tributary in a cricketer. Menon KR, Schilders E, O’Connor P, Gibbon WW. Am J Sports Med. 2003 Nov-Dec;31(6):1017-8.
  31. Disorders of the hip, pelvis and groin in athletes. Schilders E. Dansk Sportsmedicin. Feb. 2002. nr1, 6 arg, 15
  32. MRI findings in athletes with mechanical enthesitis of the adductor longus in the groin. Ernest Schilders. RHEUMA 21st Archived Reports, Mar.2002.
  33. Arthroscopic findings in the knees of preadolescent children. Report of 23 cases. Adnan A. Faraj, Ernest Schilders, Marc Martens. Arthroscopy, Nov. 2000. Vol.16. nr8, 793-795.
  34. Groin injuries in athletes, mini-symposium: Sports Injuries. Ernest Schilders. Current Orthopaedics (2000) 14,418-423



Ernest Schilders and Alexandra Dimitrakoulou. Hip arthroscopy for femoro acetabular impingement (FAI) . Giannoudis P.V. Practical Procedures in Elective Orthopaedic Surgery. Springer-Verlag, London,2011.

Wayne Gibbon and Ernest Schilders, ‘Pelvis, Hip and Groin’ in F. Vanhoenacker, M. Maas, J. Gielen, Imaging of Orthopedic Sports Injuries, Springer, Berlin-Heidelberg, 2007, 235-263.



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