Integrates medical concepts and related scientific information to provide a foundation in the preven...
Integrates medical concepts and related scientific information to provide a foundation in the prevention, management, and rehabilitation of sports-related injuries and illnesses, for students in a one-term athletic training class. Covers injury management and the athletic trainer, emergency procedures, tissue injury and healing, therapeutic exercises, and injuries to various areas of the body. Discusses special conditions related to sports such as reproductive issues and substance abuse. Includes b&w photos and diagrams. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.