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Winter sports : from an emergency service to a general practitioner's office.

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In an alpine region, the winter season has a major impact on the daily practice of both an emergency department and a general practice. During the 2017-2018 season, we have listed the consultations caused by winter sports, whether traumatological or medical. The vast majority are ambulatory. Initial care and follow-up can usually be performed by a primary care physician. In this paper, we will outline the management of the knee and acromioclavicular sprain, two frequent lesions in the winter sports setting.

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Name: Revue medicale suisse
ISSN: 1660-9379
Pages: 1374-1379

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