Episode 108: Can the Long-Term Athletic Development model create healthy elite youth athletes?

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In the Zone
Can the Long-Term Athletic Development model help young athletes succeed in sports while avoiding injuries?

That’s Gotta Hurt
New England Patriots running back Shane Vereen
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller
Boston Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury

Ask Dr. Geier
What is meniscal transplant and do the benefits outweigh the risk?
What is exertional compartment syndrome and will symptoms subside on their own with rest or is surgery always needed?
What are the long term effects on marathoners who continue to run with an ACL deficiency?

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions

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