Preparticipation Physical Evaluation, Fourth Edition
Preparticipation Physical Evaluation, Fourth Edition
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Published 2010


Here’s practical, proven guidance for determining athletic clearance, optimizing sports participation safety, and promoting healthy lifestyles. Developed by leading medical societies, Preparticipation Physical Evaluation offers health professionals a systematic, standardized approach to screening young athletes from middle school through college. This newly revised and expanded edition is adaptable for a wide range of individual or institutional needs.

Step-by-Step PPE Solutions
• System-by-system physical examination guidelines: cardiovascular, CNS, pulmonary, GI/genitourinary, musculoskeletal, dermatologic
• Medical history questions
• Clearance considerations
• Updated return-to-play guidelines
• Expanded discussion of ethical and legal concerns
• Detailed recommendations for evaluating the female athlete
• New sudden cardiac death screening developments
• PPE coding quick reference
Plus—Easy-to-Use PPE Forms
• History Form
• The Athlete With Special Needs: Supplemental History Form
• Physical Examination Form
• Clearance Form

American Academy of Pediatrics—an organization of 60,000 pediatricians committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

The American College of Sports Medicine is the largest, most respected sports medicine and exercise science organization in the world. Founded in 1954, ACSM currently has more than 20,000 national, international, and regional members in over 80 countries. Working in a wide range of medical specialties, allied health professions, and scientific disciplines, ACSM’s members are committed to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sports-related injuries and the advancement of the science of exercise. With a strong heritage and visionary approach to the future, ACSM continues to grow and prosper both nationally and internationally.

Authors, et. al:

American Academy of Family Physicians
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine