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Traveling Fellows Take Flight to the Asia-Pacific
April 3, 2019
Follow along as our 2019 Traveling Fellowship tour makes stops in Japan, Korea, Taiwan and China.
AOSSM Traveling Fellows Set-off on 2019 Tour in Japan
Traveling Fellows Continue Tour in Korea
Traveling Fellows Head South to Taiwan
Reaching New Heights in Hong Kong
New Sports Medicine Research Presented at
March 16, 2019
2019 Specialty Day
Experts from around the world are presenting new orthopaedic sports medicine research during the AOSSM/AANA Specialty Day in Las Vegas.
Blood Flow Restriction Therapy May Protect Against Bone Loss Following ACL Reconstruction
Early Sports Specialization Tied to Increased Injury Rates in College Athletes
Patients with Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears Have Another Surgical Option, A New Study Shows
AOSSM Shares New Research Annual Report
March 13, 2019
— The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), with support from the Research Committee, released a new report that details the Society's contributions to research initiatives in 2018. Collectively, these efforts support advances in sports medicine — helping keep people of all ages and abilities in the game.
Passage of Sports Medicine Clarity Act Improves
October 5, 2018
Care for All Athletes
—The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) is proud to have been part of the process to cross the finish line with the passage of the Sports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act (H.R.302) which was signed into law this week as part of the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018. The legislation provides legal protection for traveling team physicians and safeguards injured athletes’ timely access to the health care professionals who know and understand their medical history best.
2018 Annual Meeting
Explore the latest research and news to come out of San Diego during #AOSSM2018, July 5-8 in San Diego.
Sports Medicine Research
Following Pitch Count Guidelines May Help Young Baseball Players Prevent Injuries
Surgery Offers Young Patients Long-Term Benefits after Meniscus Tears
Older Patients with Knee Pain Benefit from Allograft Transplant Technique
Results for Female ACL Graft Repair Methods Differ Among Younger Athletes, Say Researchers
Current ACL Return to Sport Criteria Fails To Identify 2nd Injury Risk, Say Researchers
Limited Shoulder Function is Leading Factor for Rotator Cuff Surgery, Research Shows
Young Athletes’ ACL Injury Risk Increases with Fatigue, New Research Show