Sports medicine

Guest: Cara C. Prideaux, M.D.
Host: Jeffrey S. Brault, D.O. (@JeffBrault)

Sports medicine is a distinct medical specialty combining modalities from several other specialties. What exactly is sports medicine and who can be seen in a sports medicine clinic? What testing should be performed at the sideline at the time of injury? Cara C. Prideaux, M.D., answers these questions and discusses when and how to get athletes back into their preferred physical activity after an injury.

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April 21, 2020

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