Research and analysis

Synopsis of causation: shin splints

This document contains a synopsis of causation occurring in shin splints.



This document provides information on shin splints. It has been compiled by medical practitioners and validated by external consultants within a relevant field. However, it is not intended as a comprehensive compendium of the literature on the specific condition.

This synopsis of causation was authored by Dr Adrian Roberts, Medical Author, Medical Text, Edinburgh and validated by Mr Fares S Haddad, University College Hospital, London.

Published 1 September 2008