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ERIC Number: EJ447925
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0091-3847
HIV and Sports. American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Virus in the Athletic Setting.
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v20 n5 p189-91 May 1992
The American Academy of Pediatrics policy statement on participation of athletes with human immunodeficiency virus suggests they be allowed to participate in competitive sports until disease transmission is found to occur in sport settings. The article discusses physician and coach roles and recommends precautions regarding body fluids and emergency care. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General
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Language: English
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