Preventive tests: soccer doctors ask for clarification

first_imgLikewise, the doctors of soccer teams stressed la priority to protect the health of footballers and the need to provide “certainty” to the professional work of the medical services of the clubs in each of the phases for the return to professional sports activity.In this sense, the AEMEF announced that will require “specific indications” on the request for preventive evidence subject to the Ministerial Order of the Ministry of Health on April 13, and that it shares one of the requests made by AFE regarding the need to make available to the medical services of one or more specialists in infectious diseases.These specialists in COVID-19 would have the function of carrying out advisory tasks during the execution of the different phases of the protocol. The Spanish Association of Soccer Team Doctors (AEMEF) has asked for clarification on the practice of preventive tests for professional soccer players and the inclusion of specialists who advise the clubs during the protocol of return to training after the break by COVID -19.After the publication of the ‘Basic protocol of action for the return to training and the restart of federated and professional competitions’ by the Higher Sports Council (CSD), the AEMEF recalled the collaborative activities it has maintained with different football organizations to achieve maximum protection of the health of footballers and coaching staff of clubs.Before the publication of the protocol, AEMEF asked the LaLiga to designate a direct contact with the head of the employer’s office to be able to convey doubts during the application of the protocol back to training and the restart of federated and professional competitions.last_img read more