Sports Medicine Procedures, Practices and News
January 09, 2013
The Institute of Medicine has called a committee on sports-related concussion in youth athletes in collaboration with the National Research Council.
February 03, 2012
Here are the findings from eight studies and reports about concussions. The studies were published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine unless otherwise noted.
February 02, 2012
James Gladstone, MD, associate professor of orthopedic surgery and co-chief of the division of sports medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, has teamed with a physical therapist to develop a conditioning program with the goal of preventing ACL tears among youth athletes, according to a hospital news report.
January 27, 2012
Texas Children's Hospital West Campus in Houston has expanded its outpatient services to include a sports medicine program specifically for children, according to a hospital news release.
On-field dizziness assessments can help identify high school athletes who are at risk for protracted recovery to concussions, according to an article published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.
September 29, 2011
Here are 10 ideas for success at your sports medicine practice.
Published in Improving Practice Profits
September 21, 2011
A sports medicine and concussion researcher at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received the MacArthur Foundation "genius grant" to recognize his work in improving athlete safety, according to a UNC news release.
September 20, 2011
The American College of Sports Medicine has partnered with Sanford Health in Fargo, N.D., and Sioux Falls, S.D., to create the National Youth Sports Health & Safety Institute, according to an ACSM news release.
September 19, 2011
Sports Medicine physicians at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush have joined the healthy TXT Football Tips Campaign, according to a Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush news release.
September 13, 2011
Michael Corcoran, MD, orthopedic surgeon at OAK Orthopedics in Bradley, Ill., and team physician for the Chicago Bears, discusses seven ways to focus your practice on young athletes.