Arnheim's Principles of Athletic Training: A Competency-Based Approach with Dynamic Human 2.0 CD-ROM & PowerWeb OLC Bind-in Passcard

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  • Edition: 11th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2002-06-13
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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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

13 Off-the-Field Injury Evaluation

14 Bloodborne Pathogens

15 Using Therapeutic Modalities

16 Using Therapeutic Exercise in Rehabilitation

17 Pharmacology, Drugs, and Sports

V Specific Sports Conditions

18 The Foot

19 The Ankle and Lower Leg

20 The Knee and Related Structures

21 The Thigh, Hip, Groin, and Pelvis

22 The Shoulder Complex

23 The Elbow

24 The Forearm, Wrist, Hand, and Fingers

25 The Spine

26 The Thorax and Abdomen

27 The Head and Face, Ears, Nose, and Throat

28 Skin Disorders

29 Additional Health Conditions

Appendix A NATA Code of Ethics

Appendix B NATA Blood Borne Pathogens Guidelines

Appendix C NATA Helmet Removal Guidelines

Appendix D Canada's Food Guide

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