Clinical Pathology For Athletic Trainers: Recognizing Systemic Disease / Edition 1

Clinical Pathology For Athletic Trainers: Recognizing Systemic Disease / Edition 1

by Daniel P. O'Connor
     
 

ISBN-10: 1556424698

ISBN-13: 9781556424694

Pub. Date: 01/01/2001

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

Clinical Pathology for Athletic Trainers is the most up-to-date and co ncise reference book available for athletic training professionals and students. Inside you will find information pertaining to the required 1999 NATA Athletic Training Educational Competencies for the Health C are of the Physically Active, which now includes "General Medical Cond itions and

Overview

Clinical Pathology for Athletic Trainers is the most up-to-date and co ncise reference book available for athletic training professionals and students. Inside you will find information pertaining to the required 1999 NATA Athletic Training Educational Competencies for the Health C are of the Physically Active, which now includes "General Medical Cond itions and Disabilities" and "Pathology of Injury and Illness". Clini cal Pathology for Athletic Trainers focuses on clinical signs and symp toms of pathology, which will allow the practicing athletic trainer to recognize systemic illnesses and injuries. This necessary reference t ext will introduce the knowledge and skills needed to recognize and di fferentiate signs and symptoms produced by systemic disease. Organized by the major body systems, a variety of topics are covered, including diseases of the cardiovascular, pulmonary, neurological, psychologica l, and immunological.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556424694
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication     v
Acknowledgments     xiii
About the Authors     xv
Introduction     xvii
Principles of Clinical Pathology and Decision Making     1
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Diagnostic Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making
Medical History
Symptoms
Physical Examination Techniques: Differentiating Normal and Abnormal Responses
Summary
References
Online Resources
Pathophysiology     17
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Cellular Physiology and Pathophysiology: Response to Cell Damage
Summary
References
Online Resources
Pharmacology     31
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Nomenclature
Classification of Drugs
Routes of Administration
Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacodynamics
Therapeutic Medications
Nutritional Supplements and Performance-Enhancing Products
Herbal Supplements
Storage and Management of Medications
Preventing and Managing Medication Poisoning
Drug Resources
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercise
Immune System     63
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Physiology and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercise
Oncology     81
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review ofPhysiology and Pathogenesis
Risk Factors
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Diagnosis and Staging
Cancer Treatment Options
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Cardiovascular and Hematological Systems     93
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Physiology and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercises
Pulmonary System     137
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercises
Gastrointestinal and Hepatic-Biliary Systems     175
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercise
Renal and Urogenital Systems     205
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercise
Endocrine and Metabolic Systems     233
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercise
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat, and Mouth Disorders     265
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercises
Dermatological Conditions     293
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy and Physiology
Mechanical Trauma
Skin Infections
Summary
Case Study
References
Neurological System     323
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Review of Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathogenesis
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Lab Exercises
Psychological Disorders     373
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Signs and Symptoms
Pain Patterns
Medical History and Physical Examination
Pathology and Pathogenesis
Pediatric Concerns
Summary
Case Study
References
Online Resources
Toll-Free Resources
Differentiation of Signs and Symptoms     391
Chapter Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Medical Emergency
Evaluating Seriousness of Condition
Assessment Algorithms for Key Symptoms
References
Glossary     417
Normal Lab Values     427
Index     429

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