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Click here to read Dr. Nitin Sethi's letter to the Editor-in-Chief of the Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine.
Fighter Handout on Dangers of Improper Weight Loss
At the request of the CSAC, the ARP has developed a handout derived from our consensus statements and other materials, geared specifically for the combat arts athlete, available for use by any commission or jurisdiction. Click here to download.
Dr. Nicholas Rizzo interview by Popular Science on Dangers of Improper Weight Loss. Click here to read the interview.
Click here to read the statement, published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine
Dr. John Neidecker was interviewed by Stephania Bell on her ESPN podcast “Answering the Bell” on the topic "Concussion Management in Combat Sports." The interview was based on the recently published “Concussion Management in Combat Sports: Consensus Statement from the Association of Ringside Physicians” in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, July 2018.
He discussed the challenge of managing concussion management in combat sports. “We need to be more stringent in our protocols and what we do compared to what a non-contact sport would do.…The intent of the sport is head contact…Concussion management in combat sports needs to be held to a higher standard.”
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