Ringside Medicine & Athletic Performance

Boxing: Medical Care in and Out of the Ring, Current Sports Medicine Reports, 2007

Participation in Contact or Collisions Sports in Athletes with Epilepsy, Genetic Risk Factors, Structural Brain Lesions, or History of Craniotomy

Medical Conditions Affecting Sports Participation

Vitamin D and Athletic Performance: The Potential Role of Muscle, Bruce Hamilton (MBCHB, FACSP)

Brain Injury — General

"Sparing and Neurological Function in Professional Boxers", Stiller et al.

"Determining Brain Fitness to Fight: Has the Time Come?", Seifert, et al.

"Head Trauma in Mixed Martial Arts", Hutchinson et al.

Brain Injury—Intracranial Bleed

Subdural Hematomas in Boxing: the Spectrum of Consequences. Neurosurgical Focus, October 2006

Brain Injury—Concussion

Consensus statement on concussion in sport: the 4th International Conference on Concussion in Sport held in Zurich, November 2012

Current Concepts in Concussion: Evaluation and Management, AAFP

Evaluation and Management of Concussion in Athletes: Recommendations from the AAN

Brain Injury—CTE

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in the National Football League, Neurosurgery, August 2007

Review Article: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in Athletes: Progressive Taupathy After Repetitive Head Injury, J Neuropathol Exp Neurol, July 2009

The Risk of Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury in Professional Boxing: Change in Exposure Variables Over the Past Century, The British Journal of Sports Medicine, February 2005


Infectious Disease

NATA Position Statement: Skin Diseases

Managing Herpes Gladiatorum Outbreaks in Competitive Wrestling: The 2007 Minnesota Experience, Current Sports Medicine Reports, 2008.

Diagnosis and Treatment of Impetigo, C. Cole, M.D., and J. Gazewood, M.D., M.S.P.H.


Common Finger Fractures and Dislocations