AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics®

Illuminating the art of medicine

Virtual Mentor. July 2004, Volume 6, Number 7.

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July 2004 Contents

Medicine in Sports and Fitness

From the Editor

Medicine in Sports and Fitness
Phil Perry
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Educating for Professionalism

Clinical Cases

Limits of Youth Sports Training
Commentary by David T. Bernhardt and Lyle J. Micheli
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Performance-Enhancing Drugs in Sports
Commentary by Stephen L. Brotherton, Norman Fost and Gary A. Green
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Exercise Addiction
Commentary by Mona M. Shangold and Suzanne Hecht
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Journal Discussion

Practice Makes Perfect? Ideal Standards and Practice Norms in Sports Medicine
Shane K. Green
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The Physician's Role in Preventing Obesity
Christian J. Krautkramer
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Clinical Pearl

Diagnosing Anabolic Steroid Use
Audiey C. Kao
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Law, Policy, and Society

Health Law

Obligations of Team Physicians
Melissa Junge
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Policy Forum

Do No Harm--Better Yet, Prevent It
David H. Janda
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The Physical Activity and Obesity Link: Considerations for Clinicians
John M. Jakicic
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Op-Ed and Correspondence

Op-Ed

Reviving Ethics in Sports through Physician Leadership
Andrew Pipe
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Resources

Suggested Readings and Resources
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Test Questions
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About the Contributors
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