Peer Reviewed Articles

April 30, 2024


Spondylolysis in Growing Athlete   Background Epidemiology  Low back pain is a very common chief complain in the pediatric athlete  Up to 50% of athletes report some level of back pain and […]
February 19, 2024

Case 28 – Child unable to kick injury

History: 5-year-old malePresenting complaint unable to weight-bear on right footOngoing x 3 days.Mechanism injury no known mechanism injury but refusing to weight-bearWas in the emergency department day before had an x-ray that […]
February 9, 2024

Osteochondrosis, Apophysitis, Other Bone-related pediatric injuries

Introduction: Pediatric sports injuries differ from adult injuries due to the development characteristics of growing bone.   The growing bone leads to potential injuries at each growing component.   There has been confusion in […]
November 27, 2023

SCAT 6 – 2023 Concussion Update

SCAT-6 UPDATE (with SCAT 5 comparison) The 2022 International Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport, which took place in Amsterdam, unveiled the most recent iteration of the concussion assessment tool known as […]
December 23, 2022

De Quervain’s

de Quervain’s tenosynovitis de Quervain’s tenosynovitis (also known as 1st compartment entrapment or tenosynovitis) Description: de Quervain’s tenosynovitis is an inflammation of the synovium or the inner lining of the tendon sheath […]
May 12, 2021

Rheumatology Serology Overview

Rheumatology Serology Overview Suspecting Lupus: patients with arthritis, malar rash, Raynaud’s, alopecia, serositis ⇨ Screen with: ESR, CRP, & ANA ➙ if + ⇨ Refer to rheum, or ⇨ Anti ds-DNA, ENA […]