The Young Athlete

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16 THE YOUNG ATHLETE Leda A. Ghannad, Mary E. Dubon, and Cynthia R. LaBella SPORTS PARTICIPATION Sports participation is common among youth in the United States with 60 million children…

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Hip

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7 HIP Abby L. Cheng and Heidi Prather INTRODUCTION In the past our understanding of the hip joint, its function, and its acquisition of dysfunction was limited by the availability…

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Foot and Ankle

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10 FOOT AND ANKLE Dan Cushman DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE SEXES IN THE FOOT AND ANKLE Numerous intrinsic differences exist between men and women with regard to the foot and ankle….

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Sports Nutrition

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20 SPORTS NUTRITION Nyree Dardarian, Brandy-Joe Milliron, and Debra Bateman INTRODUCTION Dietary behaviors are a crucial component of athletic training and competition. Consuming an optimal balance of energy, macronutrients, micronutrients,…

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Bone

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12 BONE Adam S. Tenforde, Emily Kraus, and Michael Fredericson OVERVIEW Attaining peak bone mass and strength is an important aspect of overall musculoskeletal health in both female and male…

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Spine

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5 SPINE Lisa Huynh, Patricia Z. Zheng, and David J. Kennedy INTRODUCTION Low back pain (LBP) is a widely prevalent condition, with documented lifetime prevalence rate as high as 90%…

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Traumatic Knee Injuries

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9 TRAUMATIC KNEE INJURIES Steven A. Makovitch and Cheri A. Blauwet OVERVIEW Traumatic knee injuries are a common occurrence in sports medicine and may greatly impact an athlete‚Äôs health and…

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Sports Pulmonology

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19 SPORTS PULMONOLOGY Sindhura Bandi and Anand D. Trivedi PULMONARY SYMPTOMS DURING AND/OR AFTER EXERCISE Optimal exercise and athletic performance is contingent upon a healthy respiratory system. The respiratory system…

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Sports Cardiology

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18 SPORTS CARDIOLOGY Gregory Cascino and R. Kannan Mutharasan INTRODUCTION Exercise can be viewed as the process whereby an individual does mechanical work on the environment to move the environment…

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