Ethics in Sports Medicine, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323417716, 9780323417723

Ethics in Sports Medicine, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine, Volume 35-2

1st Edition

Author: Stephen Thompson
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323417716
eBook ISBN: 9780323417723
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 5th February 2016

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The world of sports medicine faces unique medical ethics issues. In this issue articles will include: Fundamental Ethical Principles in Sports Medicine, Confidentiality in Sports Medicine, Informed Consent in Sports Medicine, Conflicts of Interest in Sports Medicine, Performance enhancing drugs in sports medicine, Gene doping in sports medicine, Ethical considerations for analgesic use in sports medicine, and many more!


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About the Author

Stephen Thompson

Stephen R. Thompson, MD, MEd, FRCSC is a sports medicine orthopaedic surgeon at Northern Light Orthopedics. He completed his medical school at the University of Sydney, Residency at University of Maryland and Fellowship at the Fowler-Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic in London, Ontario and then his second at the Oakville Sports Injury Clinic in Oakville, Ontario. Dr. Thompson is a recognized expert in sports medicine. He is the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the widely used and highly respected reference textbook DeLee and Drez’s Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. Dr. Thompson has spent a significant time studying medical education and standardized testing. He has applied this knowledge in his role as the Editor-in-Chief of Miller's Review of Orthopaedics, 6th edition, 7th edition and forthcoming 8th edition of Miller's Review of Orthopaedics. He has also written the Handbook of Splinting and Casting.

Affiliations and Expertise

Orthopaedic Surgical Specialist, Eastern Maine Medicine Center, Bangor