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PPE Preparticipation Physical Evaluation by American Academy of Family Physicians; American College of Sports Medicine; American Medical Society for Sports Medicine; American Academy of Pediatrics
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New 4th Edition!  Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

American Academy of Family Physicians; American Academy of Pediatrics; American College of Sports Medicine; American Medical Society for Sports Medicine; American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine; and American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine; Editors: David T. Bernhardt, MD, FAAP and William O. Roberts, MD

The explosive growth of children's athletics makes the preparticipation physical evaluation (PPE) an important part of many pediatric practices.

The new 4th edition guides physicians through the PPE process for young athletes from middle school through college.

Included are recommendations on PPE timing, setting, and structure; medical history questions; and how to determine participation clearance; lists return-to-play guidelines; addresses medicolegal and ethical concerns; and explores future research and use of electronic formats.  

Also includes

  • History Form
  • New!  The Athlete With Special Needs:  Supplemental History Form
  • Physical Examination Form
  • Clearance Form

Contents

  • Goals and Objectives
  • Timing, Setting and Structure
  • Administrative, Ethical, and Legal Concerns
  • General Considerations of the History, Physical Examination, and Clearance
  • Systems-Based Examinations
  •   Cardiovascular Problems
  •   Central Nervous System
  •   General Medical
  •   Pulmonary System
  •   Gastrointestinal/Genitourinary
  •   Dermatologic Conditions
  •   Musculoskeletal
  •   The Female Athlete
  • The Athlete with Special Needs
  • Research Considerations
American Academy of Pediatrics; May 2010
179 pages; ISBN 9781581104882
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Title: PPE Preparticipation Physical Evaluation
Author: American Academy of Family Physicians; American College of Sports Medicine; American Medical Society for Sports Medicine; American Academy of Pediatrics
 
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