Introduction to Sports Medicine & Athletic Training / Edition 1

Introduction to Sports Medicine & Athletic Training / Edition 1

by Robert C France
     
 


Introduction to Sports Medicine & Athletic Training is a book written for individuals interested in athletics and the medical needs of athletes. This book is unique in that it covers four distinct disciplines in an easy to understand format. The four disciplines covered include: Sports Medicine, Athletic Training, Anatomy, and Physiology. This all-in-one… See more details below

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Introduction to Sports Medicine & Athletic Training is a book written for individuals interested in athletics and the medical needs of athletes. This book is unique in that it covers four distinct disciplines in an easy to understand format. The four disciplines covered include: Sports Medicine, Athletic Training, Anatomy, and Physiology. This all-in-one resource allows the individual to grasp the concepts of anatomy and physiology, and then apply them to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training. Each discipline is fully presented, and uniquely sequenced together to give the user a full understanding of this exciting field. There are comprehensive chapters on nutrition and sports psychology. Instructors will enjoy the depth of the material covered and the ease in which it is presented. Introduction to Sports Medicine & Athletic Training is the first full-concept book ever written that an entire course can be created around.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401811990
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/30/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.28(h) x 1.17(d)

Table of Contents


Unit I: Introduction to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training Chapter 1: Sports Medicine and Athletic Training Chapter 2: Athletic Training Chapter 3: The Central Training Room Chapter 4: The Student Athletic Training Program Unit II: Roles and Responsibilities in Athletic Training Chapter 5: Emergency Preparedness Chapter 6: The Preparticipation Physical Chapter 7: Prehabilitation Chapter 8: Nutrition Chapter 9: Dietary Supplements and Performance Enhancers Chapter 10: Sports Psychology Chapter 11: Assessment and Evaluation of Sports Injuries Chapter 12: Therapeutic Modalities Chapter 13: Taping and Wrapping Unit III: Injury Assessment and Management Chapter 14: Kinesiology Chapter 15: Bleeding and Shock Chapter 16: Types of Injuries Chapter 17: The Foot, Ankle, and Lower Leg Chapter 18: The Knee Chapter 19: The Hip and Pelvis Chapter 20: The Elbow, Wrist and Hand Chapter 21: The Shoulder Chapter 22: The Chest and Abdomen Chapter 23: The Head and Face Chapter 24: The Spine Unit IV: Chapter 25: Special Considerations in Athletics

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