Introduction to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training / Edition 2
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Introduction to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training / Edition 2

by Robert C France
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1435464362

ISBN-13: 9781435464360

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS MEDICINE & ATHLETIC TRAINING 2E is ideal for individuals interested in athletics and the medical needs of athletes and is the first full-concept book around which an entire course can be created. This book covers Sports Medicine, Athletic Training and Anatomy and Physiology in an easy to understand format that allows the reader to grasp

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INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS MEDICINE & ATHLETIC TRAINING 2E is ideal for individuals interested in athletics and the medical needs of athletes and is the first full-concept book around which an entire course can be created. This book covers Sports Medicine, Athletic Training and Anatomy and Physiology in an easy to understand format that allows the reader to grasp functional concepts of the human boday and then apply this knowledge to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training. Comprehensive chapters on nutrition, sports psychology, kinesiology and therapeutic modalities are also included. Readers will appreciate both the depth of the material covered and the ease in which it is presented.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435464360
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Edition description:
Book and CD-ROM
Pages:
695
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS MEDICINE AND ATHLETIC TRAINING. 1. Sports Medicine: The Multidisciplinary Approach to Athletic Health Care. 2. Athletic Training. 3. The Central Training Room. 4. The Athletic Training Student Aide Program. UNIT 2: ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES IN ATHLETIC TRAINING. 5. Emergency Preparedness: Injury Game Plan. 6. The Pre-Participation Physical Examination. 7. Prehabilitation and Preseason Conditioning. 8. Nutrition and the Athlete. 9. Dietary Supplements and Performance Enhancers. 10. Sports Psychology. 11. Assessment and Evaluation of Sports Injuries. 12. Therapeutic Physical Modalities. 13. Taping and Wrapping. UNIT 3: INJURY ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT. 14. Kinesiology. 15. Bleeding and Shock. 16. The Bones and Soft Tissues. 17. The Foot, Ankle, and Lower Leg. 18. The Knee. 19. The Hip and Pelvis. 20. The Elbow, Wrist, and Hand. 21. The Shoulder. 22. The Chest and Abdomen. 23. The Head and Face. 24. The Spine. UNIT 4: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS. 25. Special Considerations in Athletes.

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