Fellow Resources



Printed Texts:

1. 5 Minute Sports Medicine Consult,
Bracker M, 2nd Ed. Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins: 2011

2. ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, 8th Edition. ACSM, Lippincott,
Williams & Wilkins: 2009.

3. Clinical Sports Medicine,
Brukner and Kahn, 3rd
Ed. McGraw-Hill: 2007

4. Current Diagnosis and Treatment Orthopedics,
Skinner, 4th Ed. McGraw-Hill: 2006

5. Fracture Management for Primary Care,
Eiff MP, 3rd Ed. Saunders: 2012

6. Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound,
Jacobson J, Saunders: 2007

7. Injection Techniques In Orthopedic and Sports Medicine,
Saunders, 3rd Ed. Elsevier: 2006

8. Interpreting the Medical Literature, 5th Edition.
Gehlbach. McGraw-Hill: 2006.

9. Netter’s Sports Medicine,
Madden C, Patukian M, et al. Saunders/Elsevier: 2009

10. Orthopedic Physical Assessment,
Magee, Saunders, 5th Edition: 2007

11. Osteopathic Clinical Joint Examination,
Stockard A., AOASM: 2010

12. Principles of Manual Sports Medicine,
Karageanes SJ, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins: 2005

13. Physical Exam of the Spine and Extremities,
Hoppenfeld S, Appleton & Lange: 1976

14. Preparticipation Physical Evaluation,
4th Edition, Bernhardt, AAP.

15. Ultrasound of the Musculoskeletal System, Bianchi S, Springer: 2007


Online Texts/Journals:

1. American College of Sports Medicine Team Physician Consensus Statements

2. American Family Physician

3. British Journal of Sports Medicine

4. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine

5. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery

6. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association

7. The Physician & Sports Medicine

8. Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics



1. CDC – Sports – Concussion – Traumatic Brain Injury – Injury Center

2. CDC – Traumatic Brain Injury – Injury Center

3. NFL Health and Safety

4. Sports Concussion Toolkit — American Academy of Neurology


Exercise Prescription:

1. Exercise is Medicine

2. ExRx.net

3. Prescribe Exercise



1. Casting and Splinting – University of Ottowa

2. Orthopaedic Review – Orthobullets.com

3. eORIF | eORIF

4. Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics


Other Resources:

1. AMSSM Fellow Resources

2. Anatomy TV: Primal Pictures

3. BeginnerTriathlete.com – Triathlon Training for Beginners

4. Family Medicine Digital Resource Library
(search for sports medicine)

5. Female Athlete Triad Coalition

6. Global Drug Reference Online (DRO)

7. sportsmedicine.com | Sports Medicine on the Web

8. Sports Medicine Resources and Links

9. STOP Sports Injuries

10. Uniformed Services University Sports Medicine Interest Group


Professional Organizations:

1. American College of Sports Medicine

2. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

3. American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine

4. American Osteopathic Association



1. Learning Radiology

2. Radiographic Anatomy of the Skeleton: Table of Contents

3. Radiopaedia.org | Articles | System: Musculoskeletal |

4. Society of Skeletal Radiology – Web Resources

5. The Radiology Assistant




General Sports Medicine:

  1. “What is Exercise? A primer for Practitioners” Howard G. Knuttgen, The Physician and Sports Medicine, Vol 31 No. 3 March 2003

2. “So You Want to Be the Team Doc?” Barbara Giannettino, Sports in Primary Care, March 2001

3. “The Team Physician and Return-To Play Issues Consensus” Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2002

4. Common Overuse Tendon Problems – A Review and Recommendations for Treatment. Am Fam Physician. 2005 Sep 1;72(5):811-818.

5. Common Problems in Endurance Athletes. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Jul 15;76(2):237-244.

6. Common Stress Fractures. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Oct 15;68(8):1527-1532.

7. Overtraining Syndrome: A Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention” Shristopher J Hawley and Robert B. Schoene. The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 31. No 6. June 2003 pp 25-31

8. “Inter-Association Task Force on Exertional Heat Illnesses Consensus Statement” – no published

9. “National Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement: Fluid Replacement for Athletes” Douglas Casa et.al. Journal of Athletic Training. June 2000;35(2)212-224.


Medical Conditions in Sports Medicine:

1. Epstein-Barr Virus Infectious Mononucleosis. Am Fam Physician. 2004 Oct 1;70(7):1279-1287.

2. Managing Hypertension in Athletes and Physically Active Patients. Am Fam Physician. 2002 Aug 1;66(3):445-453.

3. “Upper Respiratory Infection” Helpful Steps for Physicians” John W. O’Kane, The Physician and sports Medicine. Vol 30, No 9, September 2002 pp 39-45

4. “Exercise Induced Asthma” Vincent J. Lacroix. The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 27 No 12 November  99 pp 75-92

5. “Cardiovascular Disease in Athletes” Frederick C. Basilico. The American Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol 27, No 1. 1999 pp 108-119

6. “Diagnosis and Management of Myocarditis in Athletes” Fred H. Brennan, Benjamin Stenzler, Ralph Oriscello. Current Sports Medicine Reports 2003 pp 1-5

7. “Preventing Infectious Diseases in Sports” Warren B Howe. The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 31. No 2. Feb 2003 pp23-9

8. “Common dermatologic problems in athletes” Patient Care June 15, 2001 pp 43-59

9. “Infectious Mononucleosis: Ensuring a Safe Return to Sport” John M. MacKnight. The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 30, No 1 Jan 2002 pp 27-41

10. “Exercise, Immunity, and Susceptibility to Infection: A J-shaped relationship?” Roy J. Shepard and Pang N. Shek, The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 27, No 6, June 99 pp 47-66

11. “Diabetes Mellitus and Exercise: position statement for the American College of Sports Medicine, and the American Diabetes Association.” Official Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine. pp i-vi

12. “Psychiatric Conditions in Sports: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Quality of Life” Ira D. Glick, Jessica L. Horsfall. The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 29. No 8 Aug 2001 pp 45-55.


Casting, Splinting, Bracing:

1. Braces and Splints for Musculoskeletal Conditions. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Feb 1;75(3):342-348.

2. Principles of Casting and Splinting. Am Fam Physician. 2009 Jan 1;79(1):16-22.

3. “Immobilization or Early Mobilization After an Acute Soft-Tissue Injury?” Pekka Kannus, The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 28, No 3 March 2000 pp 55-63



1. Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport 3rd International Conference on Concussion in Sport Held in Zurich, November 2008.

2. Current Concepts in Concussion: Evaluation & Management. Am Fam Physician. 2012;85(2):123-132.


Exercise Prescription:

  1. “Forfeit the Fat, Leave the Lean: Optimizing Weight Loss for Athletes” Janet Walburg-Rankin. Sports Science Exchange. Vol 13 (2000) no 1 pp 1-4

2. “Lose Body Fat Safely” Suzanne Nelson Steen. Sports Science Exchange, Suppliment Vol. 13 (2000) no 1.


Female Athlete:

  1. “The Female Athlete Triad” Julie A. Hobart and Douglas R Sumcker. American Family Physician. June 1 2002, Vol 61. No 11.

2. “Evaluating and Treating Exercise-Related Menstrual Irregularities” Kimberly G Harmon. The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 30. No 3. March 2002 pp 29-35

Imaging & MSK-US:

  1. “Basic Principles of Medical Imaging: Applications to Sports Medicine, Chapter 2” J.
    Bruce Kneeland, Alice Scheff


Medico-legal Aspects of Sports Medicine:

  1. “Practice Guidelines Take Center Court: How To Limit Liability” David L. Herbert JD. The Physician and
    Sports Medicine. Vol 24. No 3 March 96 pp 81-3


Nutrition, Supplements, Medications & Ergogenic Aids:

3. “Nutrition and Sports Supplements: Fact or Fiction” Marvin E Lawrence and Donald F. Kirby. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology 2002;35(4)299-306

4. Ergogenic Aids – Counseling the Athlete. Am Fam Physician. 2001 Mar 1;63(5):913-923.

5. “NSAIDs and Musculoskeletal Treatment: What is the Clinical Evidence?” Steven D. Stovitz and Robert J Johnson, The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 31 No1 Jan 2003 pp 35-52

6. “Nutrition and Athletic Performance: Position of the American Dietetic Association, Dietitians of Canada, and the American College of Sports Medicine Nutrition” Journal of the American Dietetic Association. 2000; 100:1543-1556.


Osteopathic Approach to Sports Medicine:

  1. “An Osteopathic Approach to Sports Medicine: Chapter 37” P. Gunnar Brolinson, Kurt Heinking, Albert J. Kozar, Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine, 2nd ed. pp. 534-50


Pediatric Sports Medicine:

1. Childhood and Adolescent Sports-Related Overuse Injuries. Am Fam Physician. 2006 Mar 15;73(6):1014-1022.

2. Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain in Children Part I – Initial Evaluation. Am Fam Physician. 2006 Jul 1;74(1):115-122.

3. Lower Extremity Abnormalities in Children. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Aug 1;68(3):461-468.

4. “Sports Injuries in Children” Nicola Mauffulli. Conference Report Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine.

5. “Parents’ and Coaches’ Guide to Dehydration and other Heat Illnesses in Children” – no published reference.


Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation:

  1. “Principle-Centered Rehabilitation: Chapter 55” P. Gunnar Brolinson and Gary Gray. Primary Care Sports Medicine Ed. W.E. Garrett. Lippincott Willians & Wilkins. Pp 645-52


Pre-Participation Physical Exam:

1. The Athletic Preparticipation Evaluation – Cardiovascular Assessment. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Apr 1;75(7):1008-1014.



  1. “Critically Reading the Literature and Understanding Clinical Research” J. Robert Mannino, Osteopathic Family Physician News, October 2003 pp 15-7



1. Evaluating Acutely Injured Patients for Internal Derangement of the Knee. Am Fam Physician. 2012 Feb 1;85(3):247-252.

2. Evaluation of Patients Presenting with Knee Pain Part I – History, Physical Examination, Radiographs, and Laboratory Tests. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Sep 1;68(5):907-912.

3. Foot Fractures Frequently Misdiagnosed as Ankle Sprains. Am Fam Physician. 2002 Sep 1;66(5):785-795.

4. Management of Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Jan 15;75(2):194-202.

5. “Acute Knee Injuries: On-the-field and Sideline Evaluation.” Robert P. LaPrade, Fred Wentorf, The Physician and Sports Medicine, Vol 27 No 10 October 1, 1999 pp 55-61

Hip, Pelvis & Abdomen:

1. Groin Injuries in Athletes. Am Fam Physician. 2001 Oct 15;64(8):1405-1415.

2. “Abdominal Injuries and Sport” John M. Ryan, British Journal of Sports Medicine 1999; 33:115-160

3. “A complete Approach to Groin Pain” Vincent J. Lacroix, The Physician and Sports Medicine, Vol 28, No 1, January 2000 pp 66-86


Foot & Ankle:

1. Diagnosing Heel Pain in Adults. Am Fam Physician. 2004 Jul 15;70(2):332-338.

2. Diagnosis and Management of Metatarsal Fractures. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Sep 15;76(6):817-826.

3. Evaluation and Management of Toe Fractures. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Dec 15;68(12):2413-2418.

4. Radiologic Evaluation of Chronic Foot Pain. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Oct 1;76(7):975-983.

5. “Exercise-Induced Leg Pain: Sifting Through a Broad Differential” Michael Korkola, Annunziato Amendola, The Physician and Sports Medicine, Vol 29, No 6, June 2001

6. “Acute Ankle Injuries:Clinical Decision Rules for Radiographs” Howard B. Tandeter, Pesach Shvartzman, American Family Physician. Vol 55, No 8 June 1997 pp 2721-8

7. “Evaluation and Treatment of Ankle Sprains: Clinical Recommendations for a Positive Outcome” R. Todd Hockenbury, G James Sammarco, The Physician and Sports Medicine. Vol 29, No 2, February 2001 pp 57-64



1. Acute Shoulder Injuries. Am Fam Physician. 2004 Nov 15;70(10):1947-1954.

2. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Shoulder Region. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Mar 15;67(6):1271-1278.

3. “The Painful Shoulder: Part I. Clinical Evaluation,” Thomas W. Woodward, Thomas M. Best. American Family Physician. May 15, 2000, Volume 61, Number 10.

4. “The Painful Shoulder: Part II. Acute and Chronic Disorders” Thomas W. Woodward, Thomas M. Best. American Family Physician. June 1, 2000, Volume 61, Number 11



1. Evaluation of Elbow Overuse Injuries. Am Fam Physician. 2000 Feb 1;61(3):691-700.


Hand & Wrist:

1. Acute Finger Injuries Part II – Fractures, Dislocations, and Thumb Injuries. Am Fam Physician. 2006 Mar 1;73(5):827-834.

2. Diagnosis and Management of Scaphoid Fractures. Am Fam Physician. 2004 Sep 1;70(5):879-884.

3. Fingertip Injuries. Am Fam Physician. 2001 May 15;63(10):1961-1966.

4. Hand and Wrist Injuries Part 2 – Emergent Evaluation. Am Fam Physician. 2004 Apr 15;69(8):1949-1956.

5. “Common Wrist Injuries” Rebecca L. Morgan, Michael M. Linder, American Family Physician, Volume 33, No 3, February 15, 1997 pp 857-68

6. “Nonsurgical Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome” Paul D. Tortland, Techniques in Orthopedics. 18(1):23-29:2003 pp 23-29

7. “Finger Joint Injuries in Active Patients: Pointers for Acute and Late-Phase Management” Allan W. Bach, The Physician and Sports Medicine, Vol 27 No 3 Mach 99 pp 89-104


Low Back & Sacroiliac:

1. Evaluation and Treatment of Acute Low Back Pain Scott Kinkade, M.D., M.S.P.H., Am Fam Physician. 2007 Apr 15;75(8):1181-1188.



Neck & Upper Back: