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This market-leading text emphasizes the prevention and management of athletic injuries and remains the only text to cover all aspects of the profession of athletic training. It is a valuable resource in seeking professional certification. The text provides practical, career-oriented content for students in athletic training, sports medicine, physical education, physical therapy, and coaching.
Table of Contents
I Professional Development and Responsibilities
1 The Athletic Trainer and the Sports Medicine Team
2 Health Care Administration in Athletic Training
3 Legal Concerns and Insurance Issues
II Risk Management
4 Training and Conditioning Techniques
5 Nutritional Considerations
6 Environmental Considerations
7 Protective Sports Equipment
8 Bandaging and Taping
III Pathology of Injury
9 Mechanisms and Characteristics of Sports Trauma
10 Tissue Response to Injury
IV Management Skills
11 Psychosocial Intervention for Sports Injuries and Illnesses
12 On-the-Field Acute Care and Emergency Procedures