Medical Guidelines

The following publications serve as a basis for medical guidelines at ultra-endurance events.

  • Hoffman MD, Khodaee M, Nudell NG, Pasternak A. Recommendations on the appropriate level of medical support at ultramarathons. Sports Med. 2020;50(5):871-884. View Full Paper
  • Hoffman MD, Pasternak A, Rogers IR, Khodaee M, Hill JC, Townes DA, Scheer BV, Krabak BJ, Basset P, Lipman GS. Medical services at ultra-endurance foot races in remote environments: medical issues and consensus guidelines. Sports Med. 2014;44(8):1055-69. View Abstract
  • Hoffman MD, Rogers IR, Joslin J, Asplund CA, Roberts WO, Levine BD. Managing collapsed or seriously ill participants of ultra-endurance events in remote environments. Sports Med. 2015;45(2):201-12. View Abstract
  • Joslin J, Hoffman MD, Rogers I, Worthing RM, Ladbrook M, Mularella J. Special considerations in medical screening for participants in remote endurance events. Sports Med. 2015;45(8):1121-31. View Abstract