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 […]
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 […]
April 23, 2021

Apophysitis

Apophysitis and apophyseal injuries in Sport Apophyseal injuries in Sport (Neil Dilworth):   Part 1 Part 2
April 20, 2021

Groin pain in Athletes (Non-hip joint)

Groin Pain in Athletes (Non-hip joint) Description: There are many terms that are used to label non-hip joint groin pain in athletes, including but not limited to athletic pubalgia, sports hernia, and […]
May 14, 2020

Cardiac Rehabilitation, Stress Testing and Exercise Prescription

Cardiac Rehabilitation and The Role of Exercise Stress Testing  Cardiopulmonary Assessment (CPA) or an Exercise Stress Test can be used to:  Assess extent and probability of coronary artery disease  Determine patient functional capacity at baseline […]