Gordon O. Matheson

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  • Balancing sport risk and health benefits PHYSICIAN AND SPORTSMEDICINE Matheson, G. O. 1999; 27 (6): 3-?


    A substantial part of our work as physicians involves treating sport- and exercise-related injuries. We also recommend exercise, knowing that it will result in a certain number of acute and overuse injuries. As team physicians, we attend competitive events despite awareness that participants in certain sports run a high risk of significant harm. So then, where do we stand in relation to the Hippocratic Oath: "First do no harm"?

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