AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL RINGSIDE PHYSICIANS

STATE MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

Commission Information:

Commission:  Texas Boxing and Wrestling Program

Commissioner/Administrator:  Dicky Cole

Address:  P.O. Box 12157,  Austin,  TX.  78711

Phone:  (512) 475-2875

Fax:  (512) 463-1376

e-mail: Dick.Cole@License.State.TX.US

Contact: Dicky Cole

Website:  www.License.State.TX.US/Combativesports/boxing.htm

 

Pre-Fight Medical Requirements:              Required     Not Required     How Long Before Fight

Complete Physical Exam:                                                  x                                                   Pre-Annual Licensing

EEG (Brain Wave Test):                                                                                x

Cat Scan (Brain X-Ray):                                                                                x             

Neurological Exam (By Neurologist):                                                          x

Neuropsychological Exam (Neurologic Test):                                             x

Negative HIV (AIDS Test):                                                                            x                                             

Negative Hepatitis BsAg (Hepatitis B Test):                     x                                                 Pre-Annual Licensing

Negative Hepatitis CAb (Hepatitis C Test):                       x                                                Pre-Annual Licensing

EKG (Heart Test):                                                                                           x

Dilated Eye Exam (Eye Test):                                            x                                                Pre-Annual Licensing

CBC (Blood Count):                                                                                       x

PT/PTT (Blood Clotting Test):                                                                      x  

MRI (Brain X-Ray):                                                                                        x

RPR (Syphilis Test):                                                                                       x

TB Test (Tuberculosis):                                                                                  x

Gynecologic Exam (Female Boxers):                                                            x

Other Tests: _____

 

Medical Requirements At Fight                 Required     Not Required     How Long Before Fight

Mini-Physical Exam (Pre-Participation):                         x                                                Pre-Fight: Up to 34 Hours

Urine Drug Screen:                                                                                        x                   

Pregnancy Test (Female Boxers):                                     x                                                Pre-Fight: Up to 34 Hours