On December 3, 2008, the American Academy of Pediatrics endorsed the following publication: Team Physician Consensus Statement. Selected issues for the adolescent athlete and the team physician: a consensus statement. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2008;40(11):1997–2012. Available at: www.aoasm.org/pdf/AdolescentAthlete.pdf.

All statements of endorsement from the American Academy of Pediatrics automatically expire 5 years after publication unless reaffirmed, revised, or retired at or before that time.