Sports & Orthopaedic Journal Club

The University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department sponsors a Journal Club for the sports medicine community including local physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, researchers and biomechanists on the third monday of every month. The purpose of the Journal Club is to critically review the current literature on topics of particular interest to the Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Community. Examples of previous topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and stress fractures. 

This Month's Journal Club


 Link To Articles

Monday 3/19/12

11:30 am

Special Olympics Building


Guidelines and Screening for Sudden Cardiac Death in Athlete

Shane V. Caswell, et. al. (2012) Video Incident Analysis of Head Injuries
in High School Girls’ Lacrosse

Andrew E. Lincoln, et. al. (2012) Effectiveness of the Women's Lacrosse Protective Eyewear Mandate in the Reduction of Eye Injuries.

Mallika Marar, et. al. (2012) Epidemiology of Concussions Among
United States High School Athletes in 20 Sports.

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If you are interested in joining, call Airelle Hunter-Giordano, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS, Associate Director of Sports Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware, 831-8893 or e-mail