Intended for healthcare professionals

Athletes’ dermatoses

Participation in sporting activity is now extremely popular in this country. Inevitably, the skin, which straddles the barrier between the athlete and the sporting environment, is vulnerable to assault from various sources. As a consequence of this widespread interest in sport, the dermatologist must become acquainted with the variety of skin reaction patterns peculiar to these patients.
Dermatology in practice 2000; 8(2): 12–14
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