Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement: Evaluation, Management, and
Outcomes of and Return-to- Play Criteria for Overhead Athletes With Superior
Labral Anterior-Posterior Injuries.
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The National Athletic Trainers’
Association published a position statement on the evaluation/diagnosis
(recommendations 1-12), management (recommendations 13-17), and outcomes of and
return-to-play criteria (recommendations 18-26) for overhead athletes with
superior labral anterior-posterior injuries. The document includes a comprehensive
review and a summary table of the diagnostic statistics of several diagnostic tests.