Prevention




Pre-Participation Evaluation
The Pre-participation Evaluation History and Physical Forms

The Exercise Prescription
http://www.exrx.net/

Sports Medicine Consensus Statements (PDF available)
AMSSM Position Statements and Position Stands
ACSM Consensus Statements
ACSM Position Stands


Pediatric Injury Programs - Organized by Sport
Safe Kids  
-- AMSSM partnership with Safe Kids in this effort to reach the youth sports world with safety messages and preventative practices.  For more Information on Safe Kids click here

Youth Sports Safety Alliance
-- The National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) has spearheaded an alliance to address the youth sports safety crisis.

AOSSM STOP Sports Injury Program
-- A public outreach program focusing on youth sports injury, prevention, treatment and long term
consequences.
-- click here for condition-specific and sport-specific tip sheets

Additional Articles and Resources


FIFA 11+ Active Warm Up, Strengthening and Injury Prevention Program
--Complete warm-up program to reduce injuries among male and female soccer players aged 14 years and older


The Functional Movement Screen (FMS)
--FMS is a ranking and grading system that documents movement patterns that are key to normal function. By screening these patterns, the FMS readily identifies functional limitations and asymmetries.  Prevention protocols are available based on FMS scores.