Sports Medicine

Journals & News


December 2016
Diagnosis, Treatment, and Return to Play for Four Common Sports Injuries of the Hand and Wrist
Charles A. Goldfarb, MD; Sameer K. Puri, MD; Michelle Gerwin Carlson, MD


July 2016 
Diagnosis and Treatment of the Biceps-Labral Complex
Robert Thorsness, MD; Anthony A. Romeo, MD


October 2016 
Hallux Rigidus in the Athlete

Courses & Webinars

18th Annual AAOS/AOSSM Sports Medicine Course

February 8-12, 2017

Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA;
Kevin E. Wilk, DPT, PT and
Matthew T. Provencher, MD

Current treatments at all levels of athletic injury. Top 10 trending topics in 2017. Industry spotlight sessions feature innovation and emerging tech.

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Video Gallery

Surgical Repair of Acute Proximal Hamstring Rupture 

From Acute Proximal Hamstring Rupture: Surgical Technique

Rachel M. Frank, MD;
David M. Walton, MD;
Brandon Erickson, MD;
Shane J. Nho, MD, MS;
Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD and
Nikhil N. Verma, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, November 2014

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2016 Sports Medicine Self-Assessment Examination

Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, MD

Gain understanding of sports medicine-related injuries and illness. Up to 10 CME credits/100 multiple-choice questions.

self assessment

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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Management of Rotator Cuff Problems
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at  OrthoGuidelines   Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our  free mobile app  

Print Books and eBooks

Let’s Discuss: Adolescent Sports Injuries

Robert F. LaPrade, MD, PhD;
Mininder S. Kocher, MD, MPH

Learn how to identify, diagnose, and treat sports injuries in adolescents.


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Hip and Knee

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Annual Meeting 2017

March 14-18, 2017
San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California

Please check out the video below to get a taste of the AAOS Annual Meeting experience. We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!

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For Your Patients

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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.