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November 2000 Table of Contents

THE PHYSICIAN AND SPORTSMEDICINE - VOL 28 - NO. 11 - NOVEMBER 2000


NEWS AND ANALYSIS

Editor's Notes
Is Exercise Brain Food?
Gordon O. Matheson, MD, PhD

Best of the Literature
Some Sedative Drugs Impair Performance
Holiday Weight Gains Smaller Than Expected
CPR Without Ventilation Effective for Cardiac Arrest

News Briefs
Will New Helmets Reduce Football Injuries?
Exercise Prevents Impotence


REVIEW ARTICLES

Commotio Cordis
A Deadly Consequence of Chest Trauma
Most commonly, commotio cordis strikes a Little Leaguer—he'll be hit in the chest with a pitch and die suddenly. It has been thought that the cause of death is cardiac rhythm disruption, but tissue injury may be involved as well.
G. Michael Vincent, MD; Heather McPeak

Articular Cartilage Injury and Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
Which Patients Might Benefit?
Experimental autologous chondrocyte implantation to repair articular cartilage began in humans a decade ago. The technique appears promising for certain lesions, but questions remain.
Randall R. Wroble, MD

Juvenile Obesity, Physical Activity, and Lifestyle Changes
Cornerstones for Prevention and Management
Research about the causes isn't definitive, but the rapidly increasing problem of juvenile obesity needs practical solutions now.
Oded Bar-Or, MD


CLINICAL PRACTICE

Pearls
Diabetes-Related Foot Fungus
Better Arthrocentesis Results
Which Body Fat Reading Is Best?
Screening Strategies for Patellofemoral Pain

Clinical Techniques
Self-Reduction of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation
Elizabeth A. Joy, MD


READER SERVICE

Editorial Board

Staff

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Letters to the Editor

Index to Advertisers


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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