Sports Shorts are concise, timely information for physicians and their patients. These handouts are created to include one side with information for physicians (or other medical personnel) and the other with information for parents and patients. View the table below for past topics and to download the handouts.
Sports Shorts is coordinated by Ohio AAP’s Home and School Health Committee, provided in print on a quarterly basis in Ohio Pediatrics, shared on Facebook and Twitter and available below for download.
If you have a topic suggestion, contact Melanie Farkas.
Sports Shorts Archive:
|2017||Vocal Cord Dysfunction||Sports Specialization Burnout||Throwing Injuries in Young Athletes|
|2016||Weight Loss Practices and Nutrition in Wrestlers||Iron in Athletes||Hip and Pelvis Injuries in Athletes||Hydration for Kids|
|2015||Nutrition for Sports Performance||Heat Illness in Athletes|
|2013||Concussions||Performance Enhancing Substances||Pre-Participation Evaluation||Winter Sports Injuries|
|2012||Staph and Skin Infections||Sickle Cell Trait and Sports||Strength Training|