In August 2013, the American Academy of Pediatrics endorsed the following publication: Courson R, Goldenberg M, Adams KG, et al. Inter-Association Consensus Statement on Best Practices for Sports Medicine Management for Secondary Schools and Colleges. Dallas, TX: National Athletic Trainers Association; 2013. Available at:

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

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