The American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians Position Statement on Pre-Participation Examinations: An Expert Consensus.
Moreau WJ, Nabhan DC, Roecker C, Kimura MN, Klein A, Guimard B, Pierce K, Helma P, Nelson R, Bahr KS, Nelson L, Williams P. J Chiropr Med. 2015 Sep;14(3):176-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jcm.2015.08.004. Epub 2015 Nov 14.
The American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP) has released a “position statement of best practices for the provision of a safe and high-quality pre-participation examination (PPE) and to provide recommendations on education requirements for doctors of chiropractic providing the PPE.” After some introduction the document reviews the ACBSP’s positions on chiropractic PPE qualifications, PPE performance standards, general physical examination, and clearance for sport participation.