Article Abstract

The importance of age-appropriate care of pediatric and adolescent athlete

Authors: Alexis Chiang Colvin, Diana C. Patterson

Abstract

The following issue of Annals of Joint is a detailed examination of the pediatric and adolescent patient in sport. We have designed the articles to address a wide range of topics related to this theme, including current epidemiological information about pediatric sport participation, acute on-field injury management, medical and metabolic issues, and in-depth reviews of injuries to specific anatomic areas.