Foundations of Athletic Training: Prevention, Assessment, and Management / Edition 4

Foundations of Athletic Training: Prevention, Assessment, and Management / Edition 4

by Marcia K. Anderson, Gail P. Parr, Susan J. Hall
     
 

This text integrates basic medical concepts and related scientific information to provide a strong foundation of general athletic training practices. Using a problem-solving approach to prevention, recognition, assessment, management, and disposition of sports-related injuries and diseases, this text provides athletic trainers and athletic training students with

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Overview

This text integrates basic medical concepts and related scientific information to provide a strong foundation of general athletic training practices. Using a problem-solving approach to prevention, recognition, assessment, management, and disposition of sports-related injuries and diseases, this text provides athletic trainers and athletic training students with the most extensive, challenging content in a user-friendly format.

This edition features a full-color art program and more extensive injury photographs. Anatomy line art superimposed onto a real human helps students visualize the location of key muscles, nerves, and blood vessels.

A companion Website on thePoint will offer a variety of student and instructor ancillaries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781784450
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
1100
Sales rank:
1,504,356
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgements

User's Guide

SECTION I Foundations of Injury Care

  • CHAPTER 1 Injury Care and the Athletic Trainer
  • Sports Medicine
    Athletic Training

    Team Approach to the Delivery of Healthcare

    Legal Considerations

  • CHAPTER 2 Preparticipation Examination
  • Setting Up the Examination
    Medical History
    The Physical Examination
    Physical Fitness Profile
    Clearance for Participation
  • CHAPTER 3 Protective Equipment
  • Principles of Protective Equipment
    Liability and Equipment Standards
    Protective Equipment for the Head and Face
    Protective Equipment for the Upper Body
    Protective Equipment for the Lower Body
  • CHAPTER 4 Protective Taping and Wrapping
  • Principles Of Taping And Wrapping
    Common Taping and Wrapping Techniques

    SECTION II Injury Assessment and Rehabilitation

  • CHAPTER 5 Injury Assessment
  • The Injury Evaluation Process
    History of the Injury
    Observation and Inspection
    Palpation
    Physical Examination Tests
    The Emergency Medical Services System
    Emergency Injury Assessment
  • CHAPTER 6 Tissue Healing and Wound Care
  • CHAPTER 7 Therapeutic Modalities
  • CHAPTER 8 Therapeutic Exercise
  • SECTION III Conditions to the Axial Region

  • Chapter 9: Head and Facial Conditions
  • Chapter 10: Cervical and Thoracic Spinal Conditions
  • Chapter 11: Lumbar Spinal Conditions
  • Chapter 12: Throat, Thorax, and Visceral Conditions
  • SECTION IV Upper Extremity

  • Chapter 13: Shoulder Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Shoulder
    Kinematics and Major Muscle Actions of the Shoulder Complex
  • Chapter 14: Upper Arm, Elbow, and Forearm Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Elbow
    Kinematics and Major Muscle Actions of the Elbow
  • Chapter 15: Wrist and Hand Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Wrist and Hand
    Kinematics and Major Muscle Actions of the Wrist and Hand

    SECTION V Lower Extremity

  • CHAPTER 16 Pelvis, Hip, and Thigh Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Pelvis, Hip, and Thigh
    Kinematics and Major Muscle Actions of the Hip
  • CHAPTER 17 Knee Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Knee
    Kinematics and Major Muscle Actions of the Knee
  • CHAPTER 18 Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot

    SECTION VI Systemic Conditions

  • CHAPTER 19 Cardiovascular Conditions
  • Anatomy of the Circulatory System
    Blood and Lymph Disorders
  • CHAPTER 20 Neurologic Conditions
  • Headaches
  • CHAPTER 21 Respiratory Tract Conditions
  • Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
  • CHAPTER 22 Gastrointestinal Conditions
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • CHAPTER 23 Endocrine Conditions
  • Thyroid Disorders

    SECTION VII Special Considerations

  • CHAPTER 24 Environmental Conditions
  • Heat-Related Conditions
  • CHAPTER 25 Common Infectious Diseases
  • Common Childhood Diseases
  • CHAPTER 26 Conditions of the Female Athlete, Disabled Athlete, and Senior Athlete
  • Special Concerns of the Female Athlete
  • CHAPTER 27 Pharmacology
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • CHAPTER 28 Dermatology
  • Types of Skin Lesions

Appendices

Glossary

Index

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