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ERIC Number: EJ358644
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Maturity Assessment: A Viable Preventive Measure against Physical and Psychological Insult to the Young Athlete?
Caine, Dennis J.; Broekhoff, Jan
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v15 n3 p67-70,73-75,78-80 Mar 1987
This review discusses the value of physical maturity assessment as a way to reduce the risk of physical injury and psychological insult to young athletes. Maturity assessments should be included in preparticipation health examinations and the information used by schools and community organizations. (Author/MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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