This is a quick reference list for the locations of show topics in Episode 59 of The Dr. David Geier Show.
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In the Zone
With more research linking repeated blows to the head to long-term brain issues and more media and parental questions about the sport’s injuries, should schools considering eliminating it? (starts at 5:06)
That’s Gotta Hurt
Matt Kemp – Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder (starts 25:36)
Santonio Holmes – New York Jets wide receiver (starts 30:27)
Jake Locker – Tennessee Titans quarterback (starts 34:15)
Danny Amendola – St. Louis Rams wide receiver (starts 38:06)
Ask Dr. Geier
What is the best graft choice for the ACL reconstruction of a 14-year-old female cheerleader? (starts at 42:28)
Can surgery be performed for a rectus femoris injury of my thigh? (starts at 46:42)
My knee gave way after surgery to trim out a meniscus tear. Could I have retorn the meniscus? (starts at 49:14)
Are pitch counts or inning counts more useful to track for overuse injury prevention in pitchers? (starts at 51:56)
Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions (starts at 56:01)
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