Episode 120: Can we prevent deaths from commotio cordis in youth sports?

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In the Zone
Can we prevent deaths from commotio cordis in youth sports?

That’s Gotta Hurt
J.J. Redick – Los Angeles Clippers guard
Zach Mettenberger – LSU quarterback
Aaron Rodgers – Green Bay Packers quarterback
Le’Veon Bell – Pittsburgh Steelers running back
Lindsey Vonn – Olympic skier

Ask Dr. Geier
Can a half-marathon runner overcome trochanteric bursitis of the hip with stretching and strengthening exercises alone?
Will specific shoes help a basketball player with peroneal tendon subluxation of the ankle?
How does a surgeon measure the displacement of a clavicle fracture and determine if surgery is needed?
Can a competitive volleyball player return to play after a sternoclavicular dislocation?
Is it possible for a rock climber and weight lifter to develop chronic exertional compartment syndrome?

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

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