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May 2000 Table of Contents

THE PHYSICIAN AND SPORTSMEDICINE - VOL 28 - NO. 5 - MAY 2000


NEWS AND ANALYSIS

Editor's Notes
Exercise: Answering a Cancer Patient's Call
Gordon O. Matheson, MD, PhD

News Briefs
Pain and Injury Are Real in Professional Wrestling

Best of the Literature (formerly 'Highlights')
Stress, Cytokine Changes, and Wound Healing
Severe Lower Abdominal Pain in Elite Athletes
Remission Prolonged After Pollen-Allergy Immunotherapy
Characterizing Creatine-Induced Effects


REVIEW ARTICLES

Overuse Tendinosis, Not Tendinitis
Part 1: A New Paradigm for a Difficult Clinical Problem
The term 'tendinitis' is, in most patients, a misnomer. The correct term, 'tendinosis,' signals the need for new treatment protocols.
Karim M. Khan, MD, PhD; Jill L. Cook, B App Sci, PT; Jack E. Taunton, MD; Fiona Bonar, MBBS, BAO

Coping With Cancer
Can Exercise Help?
Recent studies confirm that exercise reduces fatigue and improves quality of life in cancer patients of all ages and in most stages of treatment and recovery.
Kerry S. Courneya, PhD; John R. Mackey, MD; Lee W. Jones, MSc

The Sinus Tarsi Syndrome
A Cause of Chronic Ankle Pain
Resulting from a forceful inversion injury, this tear of the ligaments of the tarsal canal is often misdiagnosed as chronic ankle sprain.
Victor B. Klausner, DO; Mark E. Mckeigue, DO


CLINICAL RESEARCH

Life Expectancy of Major League Baseball Umpires
Analysis of umpires' age at death suggests that fears regarding risks of their profession are unfounded.
Richard S. Cohen, MD; Celia A. Kamps, PhD; Stephen Kokoska, PhD; Erwin M. Segal, PhD; James B. Tucker, MD


CLINICAL PRACTICE

Pearls
A Nerve Study Tip
Call a Water Break
Smooth Move for Marfan Screening
Recognizing Shoulder-Restraint Tendinitis

Guest Editorial
Baby Workout Buddies: Obstacle or Opportunity?
The author's experience helps her motivate overstressed patients.
Elizabeth A. Joy, MD


FOR YOUR PATIENTS

Exercise Adviser
How to Keep Scuba Diving Safe
Mary Ann Everhart-McDonald, MD, MS


READER SERVICE

Staff

Letters to the Editor
More on Jogger's Toe
Correction on Asthma Article

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Classified Advertising

Index to Advertisers

Editorial Board


In an effort to provide information that is scientifically accurate and consistent with accepted standards of medical practice, the editors and publisher of The Physician and Sportsmedicine routinely consult sources believed to be reliable. However, readers are encouraged to confirm this information with other sources. For example and in particular, physicians are advised to consult the prescribing information in the manufacturer's package insert before prescribing any drug mentioned.


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