Sports Injuries in the Pediatric Athlete: Considerations for the Stars of Tomorrow. Eric D. Parks, MD Watauga Orthopaedics Kingsport, TN. Disclosure Statement of Unapproved/Investigative Use. I, Eric D. Parks, MD,
Eric D. Parks, MD
Watauga OrthopaedicsKingsport, TN
I, Eric D. Parks, MD,
DO NOTanticipate discussing the unapproved/investigative use of a commercial product/device during this activity or presentation.
I, Eric D. Parks, MD
DO NOThave a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with one or more organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.
Pressures/Risk factors for injury
What fits into your busy schedule better, exercising 1 hour a day or being dead 24 hours a day?
Year round training
Single vs Multi-sport
Team vs club sport
10 yr / 10,000 hr rule
Evaluation programsRisk Factors for OveruseExtrinsic
El salto del Colacho- “the devil’s jump”
Little League ShoulderProximal Humeral Epiphysiolysis
USA Baseball Medical & Safety Advisory Committee Days Off 2008