Sports Medicine Essentials: Core Concepts in Athletic Training and Fitness Instruction / Edition 1

Sports Medicine Essentials: Core Concepts in Athletic Training and Fitness Instruction / Edition 1

by Jim Clover
     
 

ISBN-10: 0892624361

ISBN-13: 9780892624362

Pub. Date: 09/30/2001

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Sports Medicine Essentials: Core Concepts in Athletic Training and Fitness Instruction creates a new benchmark of quality for textbooks relating to this field. Written by a NATA-certified athletic trainer, this text also breaks new ground by encompassing the closely related fields of athletic training and fitness instruction. Topics include anatomy and…  See more details below

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Sports Medicine Essentials: Core Concepts in Athletic Training and Fitness Instruction creates a new benchmark of quality for textbooks relating to this field. Written by a NATA-certified athletic trainer, this text also breaks new ground by encompassing the closely related fields of athletic training and fitness instruction. Topics include anatomy and physiology; emergency prepared-ness; vital signs; basic life support; treatment and prevention of injuries; nutrition and weight control; therapeutic modalities; and physical rehabilitation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780892624362
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/30/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
864
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Introduction. Chapter 2: Athletic Training. Chapter 3: Fitness Instruction. Chapter 4: Basic Nutrition and Weight Management. Chapter 5: Infection Control. Chapter 6: Vital Signs Assessment. Chapter 7: First Aid Kits. Chapter 8: Emergency Preparedness and Assessment. Chapter 9: Basic Life Support. Chapter 10: Injuries to the Tissues. Chapter 11: Injuries to the Head and Spine. Chapter 12: Injuries to the Shoulder and Upper Extremities. Chapter 13: Injuries to the Chest and Abdomen. Chapter 14: Injuries to the Pelvis and Lower Extremities. Chapter 15: Environmental and Medical Conditions. Chapter 16: Taping, Wrapping, and Bracing. Chapter 17: Return to Play. Chapter 18: Physical Fitness Assessment. Chapter 19: Strengthening and Conditioning. Chapter 20: Developing an Individual Training Program. Chapter 21: Therapeutic Modalities. Chapter 22: Rehabilitation. Chapter 23: Ethical and Legal Considerations. Chapter 24: The Selling Point: Promoting Fitness Products. Chapter 25: Professional Planning.

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