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The global sports medicine market is anticipated to hit $11.6 billion by 2024, according to a Grand View Research report.

2. 3 things to know about caseloads in outpatient orthopedic centers

Written by Eric Oliver | Wednesday, 28 September 2016 00:00
VMG Health Intellimarker compiled statistics on the caseloads of 201 freestanding ASCs from across the United States. These are the numbers for outpatient, primarily orthopedic centers.
Todd Fowler, MD, a sports medicine physician at Tennessee-based Watauga Orthopedics, is running for a sport on the Johnson City Commission, the Johnson City Press reports.
David Halsey, MD, was named physician of the year by the Vermont Medical Society.
Grand Canyon University will be one of the newest NCAA Division I athletic programs in the coming years, and as it prepares for the transition, its breathing new life into its sports medicine program, the Cronkite News reports.
Allen Gruver, PT, ATC, PRC, CSCS, will be the new medical director of the Memphis Grizzlies, the Memphis Business Journal reports.
Northwest Georgia Orthopedics and Sports Medicine recently added Chad Smith, MD, to its staff, the Dalton Daily Citizen reports.
The South Carolina High School League approved a proposal which would place high school pitchers under a pitch count for the 2016-17 season, the Aiken Standard reports.

9. Dr. Ashley Zapf joins Andrews Institute: 3 things to know

Written by Eric Oliver | Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00
Ashley Zapf, MD, is joining the staff of the Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Fla., the Santa Rose Press Gazette reports.
Columbus-based Ohio State University is opening Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute, according to The Columbus Dispatch.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had a torn meniscus in his knee surgically repaired by Chris Larson, MD, of Twin City Orthopedics, NFL.com reports.
There are six main performance factors that predict ulnar collateral ligament injuries for Major League Baseball pitchers, according to a recent study in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.
Former orthopedic surgeon for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Daniel Lamar, MD, will now serve as an orthopedic consultant for the Tennessee Titans, the Business Observer reports.
Chicago-based Rush University Medical Center became the first in the state to inject AST-OPC1 into the spinal cord a recently paralyzed man as part of a new clinical trial, according to a Life Science Daily report.

15. Runners have high return rate after hip arthroscopy: 3 takeaways

Written by Eric Oliver | Wednesday, 21 September 2016 00:00
A study in the American Journal of Sports Medicine claims that runners who received hip arthroscopy treatment for femoroacetabular impingement returned to running 8.5 months after treatment 95 percent of the time.

16. 4 things to know about staffing in outpatient orthopedic centers

Written by Eric Oliver | Wednesday, 21 September 2016 00:00
VMG Health Intellimarker compiled statistics on the number of staff present at 201 freestanding ASCs from across the United States. These are the numbers for outpatient, primarily orthopedic centers.
Barry Callahan, MD, is a renowned orthopedic hand surgeon at the Alabama Bone & Joint Clinic. He spoke to Becker's on the future of hand surgery and research despite a decreasing investor base.

18. Study: MRIs often unnecessary for knee pain — 7 takeaways

Written by Eric Oliver | Tuesday, 20 September 2016 00:00
MRIs are expensive, time-consuming and unnecessary for patients 40-years-old or older who are suffering from knee pain, according to a study in the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Medscape reports.
A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association claims that Medicare payments for low extremity joint replacement declined $1,166 more in hospitals participating in a bundled payments initiative, while clinical outcomes remained the same. 
On Sept. 15, the Chicago Cubs became the first MLB team to clinch a division title in the 2016 season, according to ESPN.
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