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Essentials of Athletic Injury Management Hardcover Version with Powerweb/Olc Bind-in Card and Esims / Edition 6

Essentials of Athletic Injury Management Hardcover Version with Powerweb/Olc Bind-in Card and Esims / Edition 6

by William E. Prentice


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ISBN-13: 9780073021942
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 05/21/2004
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 640
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

William E. Prentice, Ph.D., PT, ATC, Professor, Coordinator of Sports Medicine Specialization Department of Physical Education, Exercise and Sports Science, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Organizing and Establishing an Effective Athletic Health Care System

Chapter 1: Putting Together a Sports Medicine Team and Defining Their Roles

Chapter 2: Organizing and Administering and Athletic Health Care Program

Chapter 3: Legal Liability and Insurance

Chapter 4: Preventing Injuries Through Fitness Training

Chapter 5: Nutritional Considerations

Part 2: Techniques for Preventing and Minimizing Sport-Related Injuries

Chapter 6: Selecting and Using Protective Sports Equipment

Chapter 7: Emergency Situations and Injury Assessment

Chapter 8: Bloodborne Pathogens, Universal Precautions, and Wound Care

Chapter 9: Helping the Injured Athletic Psychologically

Chapter 10: Understanding the Potential Dangers of Adverse Environmental Conditions

Chapter 11: Bandaging and Taping Techniques

Chapter 12: Understanding the Basics of Injury Rehabilitation

Part 3: Recognition and Management of Specific Injuries and Conditions

Chapter 13: Recognizing Different Sports Injuries

Chapter 14: The Foot

Chapter 15: The Ankle and Lower Leg

Chapter 16: The Knee and Related Structures

Chapter 17: The Thigh, Hip, Groin, and Pelvis

Chapter 18: The Shoulder Complex

Chapter 19: The Elbow, Forearm, Wrist, and Hand

Chapter 20: The Spine

Chapter 21: The Thorax and Abdomen

Chapter 22: The Head, Face, Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat

Chapter 23: Additional Health Concerns and General Medical Conditions

Chapter 24: Preventing and Managing Injuries in Young Athletes

Appendix A: Recognition of theAthletic Trainer as an Allied Health Professional

Appendix B: Employment Settings for the Athletic Trainer

Appendix C: Requirements for Certification as an Athletic Trainer




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