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 andbiomechanists 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 OrthopaedicCommunity. Examples of previous topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and stress fractures. 

This Month's Journal Club


 Link To Articles

Monday, March 24

7:00 am

S&O Clinic


Topic: Effect of Prior Knee Surgery on NCAA Athletes

1. Rugg 2014. Effects of Prior Knee Surgery on Subsequent Injury, Imaging, and Surgery in NCAA Athletes

2.Brophy 2009. Predictive Value of Orthopedic Evaluation and Injury History at the NFL Combine

3. Brophy 2009. Predictive Value of Prior Injury on Career in Professional Football


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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