The physician to a swimming team

Clin Sports Med. 1986 Jan;5(1):25-32.


The physician to a swimming team should organize a health support system that prevents problems through education and encourages prompt and appropriate treatment to reduce complications. The overall goal should be the optimal level of care necessary to enable the swimmers to reach their potential.

MeSH terms

  • Accident Prevention
  • Athletic Injuries / prevention & control
  • Female
  • Genital Diseases, Female / therapy
  • Health Education
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Patient Care Team
  • Physical Education and Training
  • Physical Examination
  • Physician's Role*
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Referral and Consultation
  • Role*
  • Sports Medicine*
  • Swimming*