Vol 6, No 3 (July 2017): Translational Pediatrics (Focused on Clinical Practice of Pediatric Sports Medicine)

Review Article

Sport-related concussions in adolescent athletes: a critical public health problem for which prevention remains an elusive goal
Dilip R. Patel, Diana Fidrocki, Venu Parachuri
Evaluation and management of sport-related concussions in adolescent athletes
Dilip R. Patel, Venu Parachuri, Amrith Shettigar
Gastrointestinal considerations related to youth sports and the young athlete
Garrett Koon, Orhan Atay, Sameer Lapsia
Resistance training for children and adolescents
Allison M. Myers, Nicholas W. Beam, Joseph D. Fakhoury
The female athlete triad: special considerations for adolescent female athletes
Kelly A. Brown, Aditya V. Dewoolkar, Nicole Baker, Colleen Dodich
Participation in sports in relation to adolescent growth and development
Kelly A. Brown, Dilip R. Patel, Daphne Darmawan
Epidemiology of sports-related musculoskeletal injuries in young athletes in United States
Dilip R. Patel, Ai Yamasaki, Kelly Brown
Neurodevelopmental readiness of children for participation in sports
Dilip R. Patel, Neelkamal Soares, Kimberly Wells
Sports participation recommendations for patients with bleeding disorders
Cailly Howell, Katherine Scott, Dilip R. Patel
Evaluation and management of shoulder pain in skeletally immature athletes
Dilip R. Patel, Stephen Breisach
Evaluation and management of knee pain in young athletes: overuse injuries of the knee
Dilip R. Patel, Ana Villalobos
Cardiac screening to prevent sudden death in young athletes
Christopher Schmehil, Devika Malhotra, Dilip R. Patel
Chronic kidney disease and sports participation by children and adolescents
Vimal Master Sankar Raj, Dilip R. Patel, Lakshmi Ramachandran
Management of diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents: engaging in physical activity
Silpa Nadella, Justin A. Indyk, Manmohan K. Kamboj
Evaluation and management of lower back pain in young athletes
Dilip R. Patel, Elizabeth Kinsella


The focused issue “Clinical Practice of Pediatric Sports Medicine” was commissioned by the editorial office, Translational Pediatrics without any sponsorship or funding. Dilip R. Patel served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the focused issue.