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Conference Brings Physicians to Colorado to Learn How to Treat Extreme Sports Athletes 

With session titles like “Commando and Military Injuries: Late Night Stories,” “Surfing in the Olympics,” and “Cave Diving: The Deadliest Extreme Sport on Earth, or Not?,” you can tell this isn’t your average medical conference. 

Author Greg Glasgow | Publish Date April 18, 2022
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Patient Care    Sports Medicine    Clinical Affairs   

Multidisciplinary Approach Makes CU Sports Medicine Program a Winner

CU Sports Medicine — a multidisciplinary program involving the School of Medicine’s departments of orthopedics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, and pediatrics — serves a wide range of patients: from toddlers to seniors, elite athletes to weekend warriors. To help dispel some misconceptions about the field and highlight what sets CU’s program apart from the competition, we interviewed three experts to learn from the pros.

Author Valerie Gleaton | Publish Date March 01, 2022
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Press Coverage    Sports Medicine

Sports COVID cancellations mean a sooner, safer return to play

Multiple sports teams have canceled games in Colorado or on the road due COVID cases and concerns.

Author Fox 31 | Channel 2 | Publish Date December 17, 2021
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What really happens inside you when you're hit by lighting?

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Publish DateJune 01, 2023

You’ll never hear the one that gets you.

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Turning semi-automatics into mattocks: How faith communities in Colorado are fighting gun violence

news outletThe Colorado Sun
Publish DateJune 01, 2023

The line of cars snaked slowly through the parking lot of Most Precious Blood on a recent Saturday, a procession of those who had come to the Catholic church in south Denver not to rejoice but to release.

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Oscillometry useful in measuring lung function among children with asthma in the ED

news outletHealio
Publish DateMay 31, 2023

Oscillometry was a successful objective measure of lung function among children presenting to the ED with acute asthma, according to data presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference.

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Charles Barkley talks weight loss and managing Type 2 diabetes

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Publish DateMay 31, 2023

The NBA icon is taking a new anti-diabetic medication that also has resulted in weight loss.

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