Covid

New COVIDSAFE guidelines for Sports Trainers
“More athletes will most likely be injured over the next 24 months than in any similar period in the history of modern sports. The CEOs of leagues, teams, and player associations must be involved in how athletes and coaches return to play.” Article by  Steve Gera and Dave Anderson   May 20, 2020 https://www.sporttechie.com/sports-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-return-to-play Play book for above article
Consensus statement – The Stanford Hall consensus statement for post-COVID-19 rehabilitation – BJSM article https://bjsm.bmj.com/content/early/2020/05/31/bjsports-2020-102596 Abstract The highly infectious and pathogenic novel coronavirus (CoV), severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)-CoV-2, has emerged causing a global pandemic. Although COVID-19 predominantly affects the respiratory system, evidence indicates a multisystem disease which is frequently severe and often results in death. Long-term sequelae of COVID-19 are unknown, but evidence from previous CoV outbreaks demonstrates impaired pulmonary and physical function, reduced

IOC Medical COVID-19 Hub

Posted on June 10, 2020

IOC Medical COVID-19 Hub This IOC Medical Covid-19 hub has been created to help support staff provide good medical care of Olympic athletes. Over a year ago, the IOC brought together an international group of experts in respiratory illnesses to develop a Consensus statement on Acute respiratory illness in athletes led by Martin Schwellnus from South Africa. The consensus group was divided into six sub-groups to cover different aspects of acute respiratory illness. A seventh