August 2010

Jewish Sports Medicine Provides Medical Care for Cycling Championships


Louisville, KY

Jewish Sports Medicine, part of Jewish Hospital & St. Mary's HealthCare, partnered with the Greater Louisville Sports Commission to provide medical management for the 2010 USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships. The event was held in Louisville August 3-8.

A team of physicians, nurses and athletic trainers were on hand to provide care for the bruises, blisters and broken bones that can result from cycling accidents. The team also provided medical care for spectators. More than 1,000 riders completed for more than 60 national titles. For more information, contact Barbara Mackovic, barbara.mackovic@jhsmh.org.