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QUESTION: hello,sir

i want to know all and in details,what are the medial and clinical analysis are carried on the football player in all the world?

and if there is a difference in the world in the analysis,tell me

and i want to know also the source of the answer


ANSWER: Hi Adham- need you to clarify exactly what your question is. What do you mean by "analysis" of football players? Their history of injury? Their physical size, speed, quickness etc? Muscle strength, joint range of motion? .. Dr. Bob Weil

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QUESTION: it means that,when a player is wanted to be signed for a club,they perform some clinical analysis on him such as heart rate determination to see his physique form and etc.

so i want to know all and every and each medical test,the player get through before he is ready to join the club.

Thanks for the previous answer as well

Hi Adham- again I am not an expert regarding all the specific tests done by NFL football teams to evaluate players. There are various medical specialists in areas of internal medicine, Orthopaedics, sports psychology, podiatry, optometry & chiropractic all evaluating things like:
1. Internist- blood work, BMI study, general health etc, allergies
2. Orthopaedist- muscle, joint, eval, Strength & ROM tests
3.sports psychology- mental health, focus, & character traits, concentration skills etc.
4.podiatry- foot mechanics, shoe criteria
5. Optometry- eye health, hand eye coordination
6. Strength & conditioning - power, speed, agility, quickness
7.chiropractic & physical therapy- core strength, joint ROM, upper & lower extremity stability
8.nutritionist- optimum diet & body fueling
ETC.-- hope this helps... Dr. Bob Weil

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Diagnosis & treatment & PREVENTION of foot & foot related lower extremity sports related problems. Indications & uses of prescription in shoe orthotics. Foot, ankle functional exercises for injury prevention & enhanced performance. Specific specialty in orthotic use in figure skating & hockey. Access to all topics re sports medicine at radio shows & articles re "the physical & mental challenges of the high performance youth athlete.


Podiatry Management Magazine, 9/10/10, "Hitting the Airwaves- this podiatrist uses his own radio show to promote Podiatry Podiatry Management Mag-6/-7/2010, "Figure Skating, Olympic Gold, & Podiatry Lower Extremity Review,7/2012, Pediatric Obesity weighs on Bones & Joints Numerous articles,"the sports doctor"- listed news articles 3 years of weekly radio shows, "the sports doctor", listed shows

BA degree science Univ. Louisville, Doctor Podiatric Medicine, Scholls College Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, Ill.

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Treated many athletes in all sports, tennis- John McEnroe, Tracy Austin, numerous members of 85 Super Bowl Bears Evan Lysacek, 2010 men's Olympic Gold Medal figure skating champion.

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