Ethical Considerations for Analgesic Use in Sports Medicine.

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This article provides an overview of commonly used analgesics in athletes and the ethical implications of their use in athletic settings. Given the highly competitive nature of modern-day sports and the economic impact of athletic performance at elite levels, athletes feel more compelled than ever to play with injury, which has led to the widespread use of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.csm.2015.10.007

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@article{Matava2016EthicalCF, title={Ethical Considerations for Analgesic Use in Sports Medicine.}, author={Matthew J. Matava}, journal={Clinics in sports medicine}, year={2016}, volume={35 2}, pages={227-43} }