Team management of the female athlete triad: Part 1: What to look for, what to ask

Elizabeth Joy, Nancy Clark, Mary Lloyd Ireland, Joseph Martire, Aurelia Nattiv, Steve Varechok

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Abstract

Athletic women and girls who are dedicated to thinness can fall prey to the ominous combination of disordered eating, amenorrhea, and osteoporosis. Patients' defenses may make the diagnosis hard to confirm, but knowing the signs and asking the right questions will help.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalPhysician and Sportsmedicine
Volume25
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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Joy, E., Clark, N., Ireland, M. L., Martire, J., Nattiv, A., & Varechok, S. (1997). Team management of the female athlete triad: Part 1: What to look for, what to ask. Physician and Sportsmedicine, 25(3).