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September 2004 Table of Contents

THE PHYSICIAN AND SPORTSMEDICINE - VOL 32 - NO. 9 - SEPTEMBER 2004

NEWS AND ANALYSIS           

Best of the Literature
Is Hyaluronic Acid Injection Effective for Knee OA? • Does Exercise Tolerance Testing Uniformly Predict CHD Risk? • Intensive Rehab Makes the New Knee Better • Comorbidities' Effect on Rotator Cuff Repair

News Briefs
Heatstroke Fatalities Fan Discussion: Two Deaths in High School Football • New Organs, Active Lives: Transplant Recipients Reap Exercise Benefits • Poor Inhaler Adherence

REVIEW ARTICLES

The Preparticipation Examination for the Athlete With Special Needs
Many aspects of the preparticipation exam for athletes with special needs are the same as for other athletes, but this excerpt from the soon-to-be-published updated monograph describes unique elements of the exam for these patients.
Working Group of the Preparticipation Physical Evaluation, 3rd Edition

Practice Essentials Series
Emergency Treatment of Dentoalveolar Trauma
Essential Tips for Treating Active Patients
We all know the scenario of an athlete coming off the field covering his or her mouth after a dental injury. Are the teeth avulsed? Fractured? Luxated? All of the above? This article details quick diagnostic tips and on-site treatment measures, as well as prevention steps and assessment for associated injuries.
Kenneth A. Honsik, MD

ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Ephedrine, Pseudoephedrine, and Amphetamine Prevalence in College Hockey Players
Most Report Performance-Enhancing Use
Of the 122 NCAA Division 1 hockey players surveyed, 58% reported ergogenic use of stimulants at some point. The researchers also report on athletes' knowledge of these drugs' status and side effects, as well as what substances the players said they would take to make the NHL.
Lt Col Robert T. Bents, MD; Maj John M. Tokish, MD; Linn Goldberg, MD

CLINICAL QUIZ

Wrist Pain After a Fall
After falling down a flight of stairs, a 28-year-old man experienced pain, swelling, and ecchymosis in his right wrist. Radiographic and CT images were telltale, but how straightforward is the diagnosis and treatment?
David H. Wallis, MD; Sean Haney, MD; Keith S. Feder, MD; William M. Hohl, MD

CLINICAL PRACTICE

Pearls
'Monkey' Sign for Cervical Radiculopathy • Aerobic Monitoring for Swimmers • Bag Some Aspirin

FOR YOUR PATIENTS

Practice Essentials Series
Patient Adviser
Steps to Take for Dental Injuries
Kenneth A. Honsik, MD

READER SERVICE

Staff

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Index to Advertisers

CME Self Test
This test has expired, but additional CME credit available at https://www.physsportsmed.com/cme.htm

Index 1990-2003


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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