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Postby sherry2018love » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:29 am

Harvard Universitystudied the Geno Atkins Jersey relationship between NFL teams and their doctors for two years before writing a 493-page report detailing conflicts of interest that put player safety at risk.The NFL, in turn, e sentially threw the report in the trash.MORE: Week 11 NFL Power RankingsThe study claims to be the first examining the complicated and often-paradoxical universe of stakeholders that may influence NFL player health. The report made 76 recommendations to the league on how to better provide care for its players without the Vincent Rey Jersey use of team doctors.However, Jeffrey Miller, the NFLs executive vice president of health and safety, crafted his own 33-page response, claiming the proposed changes areuntenable and impractical, The Washington Post reported.(The report) cites no evidence that a conflict of interest actually exists, Miller wrote. The Report identified no incident in which team physicians were alleged to have ignored the health status of players, failed to adhere to patient confidentiality consent procedures, or made recommendations to clubs that were contrary to the health of players.WEEK 11 PICKS: Straight up | Against the spreadThe report recommends teams employ a doctor only to review Player Health Reports crafted by doctors and trainers selected by Joe Mixon Jersey a neutral committee.Miller, defending what he called top of the line care provided by team doctors, said this would unnece sarily complicate the patient-physician relationship and lead to confusion, errors and ultimately failure ... particularly with respect to complex medical situations.Holly Fernandez Lynch, one of the Harvard reports authors, disagreed with Miller.I had expected wed maybe be quibbling around the margins of KeiVarae Russell Jersey how it would actually be implemented, she said. I did not expect that we would have to have this conversation about whether there is, in fact, a conflict because its so obvious on its face.
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