American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) – OrthoInfo

OrthoInfo is a trusted source of information about musculoskeletal conditions and injuries — how they are treated, as well as how they can be prevented. The articles and videos are developed by orthopaedic surgeons who are members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. All of the content on our website is peer-reviewed by physician members of the OrthoInfo Editorial Board who are experts in their fields. This peer-review process ensures the accuracy and completeness of our content.

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The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) – Surgical Animations

The AOSSM has in-depth animations reviewing common orthopaedic procedures such as arthrosopy, ACL reconstruction, and rotator cuff repairs.

AOSSM is a world leader in sports medicine education, research, communication, and fellowship, working closely with many other sports medicine specialists, including athletic trainers, physical therapists, family physicians, and others to improve the identification, prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries.

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American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) – Sports Medicine Basics

ACSM offers a wealth of credible health fitness information to individuals with an interest in sports medicine, exercise science and physical activity. The Sports Medicine Basics series offers expert perspectives — often that of ACSM members — on trendy or controversial topics in the field. 

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Sports Trauma and Overuse Prevention (STOP) Sports Injuries – Sport Specific Tips

To help keep kids in the game for life, STOP (Sports Trauma and Overuse Prevention) Sports Injuries targets the sports that have the highest rates of overuse and trauma injuries. Check out the helpful tip sheets to learn about how to stay safe when playing sports.

STOP Sports Injuries wants to be sure that you have all the information you need to keep kids in the game for life. Whether you are an athlete, coach, healthcare provider or parent, we have the sports injury prevention tips and tools to make sure safety is your first priority. 

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