The juxtaposition of science and medicine in sport. Can we all play together nicely?

David A Opar, Ebonie Kendra Scase

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The growth in the physical performance team in the elite sport environment has been exponential in recent times. There have never been more personnel involved in the preparation, recovery and injury management of athletes. The practitioners, all with varying and vast skill sets, often include sports physicians, physiotherapists, rehabilitation coordinators, strength and conditioning coaches and sports scientists. In some instances, the quest for elite performance has never been so well resourced.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)640 - 641
Number of pages2
JournalBritish Journal of Sports Medicine
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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