In cooperation with:

- The International Association of Ringside Physicians / American Association of Professional Ringside Physicians (IARP/AAPRP), chairman and president Dr. Michael Schwartz - 

The Universal Boxing Organization™ advocates the following medical requirements for championship bouts:



1) Complete Physical Examination to insure that the competitor is qualified to compete.

2) A dilated eye examination by an approved ophthalmologist.

3) An EKG (heart test).

4) A negative HIV Test.

5) A negative Hepatitis B Antigen Test.

6) A negative Hepatitis C Antibody test.

7) A CT scan or MRI of the Brain.

For Female Fighters additionally:

1) A negative pregnancy test.

2) A normal gynaecologic Examination.

For Fighters over 40 additionally:

1) A negative cardiac stress test.

2) A normal Neurologic Examination.


Dr. Michael Schwartz can be contacted via the IARP/AAPRP website: www.aaprp.org






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