AMSSM PUBLICATIONS AND POSITION STATEMENTS
 
AMSSM Position Statements

Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship: AMSSM Proposed Standards of Excellence (2017)

Cardiovascular Preparticipation Screening in Athletes: Current Evidence, Knowledge Gaps, Recommendations and Future Directions (2016)

AMSSM Scientific Statement Concerning Viscosupplementation Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis: Importance for Individual Patient Outcomes (2015)

Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Sports Medicine (2014)

AMSSM Recommended Sports Ultrasound Curriculum for Sports Medicine Fellowships (2014)

Overuse Injuries and Burnout in Youth Sports (2014) To view the infographicClick Here
To listen to the AMSSM Sports MedcastClick Here

Concussion in Sport (2012)

ADHD and the Athlete (2011)

Mononucleosis and Athletic Participation: An Evidence Based Subject Review (2008)


  • AMSSM Position Statement Intent Form – Click Here
  • AMSSM  Position Statement Guidelines – Click Here
  • Process for Submission of Document for Endorsement by the AMSSM – Click Here

 
Team Physician Consensus Statements
AMSSM members serve on a panel of team physicians that meet annually to produce Team Physician Consensus Conference Statements that provide guidance on select medical issues in the care and treatment of athletes.
  • Selected Issues in Injury and Illness Prevention and the Team Physician: A Consensus Statement – View Statement
  • Team Physician Consensus Statement: 2013 Update – View Statement
  • The Team Physician and the Return-to-Play Decision:  A Consensus Statement (2012 Update) – View Statement
  • Sideline Preparedness for the Team Physician:  A Consensus Statement (2012 Update) – View Statement
  • Concussion (Mild Traumatic Brain Injury) and the Team Physician:  A Consensus Statement – View Statement
  • Selected Issues for the Master Athlete and the Team Physician:  A Consensus Statement – View Statement

To view archived Team Physician Consensus Statements – Click Here


 
Other Sports Organizations Position and Consensus Statements
Download the ACSM/DOD heat Conference Form – Click Here
SCA Consensus Statement – Click Here
Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport 4th International Conference on Concussion in Sport Held in Zurich, November 2012 – Click Here
Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport 3rd International Conference on Concussion in Sport Held in Zurich, November 2008 – Click Here
Summary & Agreement Statement of 2nd International Conference on Concussion in Sport, Prague 2004 – Click Here
   *Sport Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT - Slide 1) – Click Here
   *Sport Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT - Slide 2) – Click Here
 
AMSSM Themed Issues of the British Journal of Sports Medicine
2017 – Key Issues in the Care of Young Athletes; Joel Brenner, MD and Neeru Jayanthi, MD — Volume 51, Issue 3Click Here
2016 – Mental Health in Athletes; Gene Hong, MD and Ashwin Rao, MD — Volume 50, Issue 3Click Here
2015 – Making the Call: Return to Play; Mederic Hall, MD and Ken Mautner, MD — Volume 49, Issue 3Click Here
2014 – Care of the Female Athlete; Elizabeth Joy, MD and Kelsey Logan, MD — Volume 48, Issue 4Click Here
2013 – Advancing Sports Medicine through Education and Research; David Berkoff, MD — Volume 47, Issue 1Click Here
2012 – The Heart of US Primary Care Sports and Exercise Medicine — Volume 46, Issue 5Click Here
2011 – Care of the Endurance Athlete; Chad Asplund, MD — Volume 45, Issue 14Click Here
 
AMSSM Letters/Statements/Policies

AMSSM Sports Ultrasound Curriculum – Click Here

Download the Response to CMS Proposal Form – Click Here


 
Miscellaneous Sports Publications

Asymptomatic Hip Groin Pathology Article – Click Here

 

 
 
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