Surgical Bras

Last updated: May 26, 2016

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X-chrom.com provided surgical bras, sports bras, and women's activewear for every body to inspire every body to live an active lifestyle and do more with life. Unfortunately, it now longer has a website. Here are some more resources bras for various types of procedure: shoulder surgery, heart surgery, lung surgery, breast surgery, etc.

Post-Op and Post-Surgical Bras

  • CareFix The Post-Op Bras are designed for the weeks immediately following breast surgery, with front closure for convenient application. [in the U.S., Denmark, Germany, UK]
  • Post-Surgical Bras (The velcro straps that open in the front are great for post-rotator cuff / shoulder repair surgery as well.) EMS Surgical designs attractive, affordable surgical bras for women. The resulting surgical garments are comfortable, stylish and manufactured with soft fabrics and appealing details. EMS offers surgical bras, breast implant garments, compression garments as well as, post-operative garments for plastic reconstructive surgery, thoracic surgery and general surgery. All of the surgical garments offered by EMS Surgical are made in the USA with high quality materials and professional workmanship.
  • Post-operative care
  • WearEase post-surgical and compression bras & camisoles
  • The History of the Bra: History & Info on Bras and Breasts Excellent information about fit and styles.

Sports Medicine and Sports Management Resources

Last updated: May 22, 2016

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  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) promotes and integrates scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness, health, and quality of life.
  • American Military University (AMU) Sports Management degrees courses for BS and MS in the study of human, physical, psychological, and related issues concerning sports, recreation, health, and wellness.
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
  • Commission on Sport Management Accreditation (COSMA) is a specialized accrediting body that promotes and recognizes excellence in sport management education in colleges and universities at the baccalaureate and graduate levels. The purpose of the COSMA is to promote and recognize excellence in sport management education through specialized accreditation.
  • North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM) promotes and integrates scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness, health, and quality of life.
  • Sports Medicine provides press releases and articles about sports medicine
  • Sports Medicine Information
  • The Physician and Sportsmedicine Online a source for primary care sports medicine clinical and personal health articles and a resource for Sports Medicine Clinics and Fellowships.
  • Optimizing the Sideline Medical Bag

    Last updated: March 3, 2015

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    Preparing for School and Community Sports Events

    by James M. Daniels, MD, MPH; Joel Kary, MD, ATC; Joseph A. Lane, MD
    The Physician and Sportsmedicine – Vol. 33 – No. 12 – December 2005

    This is an informative and helpful article for all physicians who are asked to provide sideline medical coverage at school athletic events or cover community centers or neighborhood parks.

    A well-stocked medical bag allows the team physician a flexible, portable, and affordable approach to providing medical coverage for various sporting events. Whether covering a local event as the team physician or as a spectator, the most important concept is to use sound clinical judgment, a coordinated effort, and a predetermined plan for treating or referring medical conditions.

    Read the full article: "Optimizing the Sideline Medical Bag"