Reviving ethics in sports time for physicians to act

Phys Sportsmed. 1998 Jun;26(6):39-40. doi: 10.3810/psm.1998.06.1029.

Abstract

When will we face the fact that we're producing some really ugly, violent young men?" observed my friend, an internationally prominent basketball coach, who is given neither to hand-wringing nor to strident overstatement. His disquieting words cast a pall over an already disheartening conversation about the state of contemporary sports.