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Injury Litigations

A. Abbott, Anthony Ed.D., FACSM, FNSCA

ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal: May/June 2013 - Volume 17 - Issue 3 - p 28–32
doi: 10.1249/FIT.0b013e31828d6353
COLUMNS: The Legal Aspects

Injury Litigations

Anthony A. Abbott, Ed.D., FACSM, FNSCA, is president of Fitness Institute International. He was a commanding officer of an Apollo Recovery Team and the Florida director of the Physical Fitness Institute of America that helped develop the exercise program for NASA and Apollo missions. He is ACSM Health/Fitness Specialist, and ACSM Clinical Exercise Specialist certified, and an NSCA-CPT*D and CSCS*D. Dr. Abbott is frequently retained as an expert witness in fitness facility litigations.

Disclosure: The author declares no conflict of interest and does not have any financial disclosures.

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