Arnheim's Principles of Athletic Training: a Competency-Based Approach

ISBN-10: 0073523739
ISBN-13: 9780073523736
Authors: William E. Prentice, Daniel D. Arnheim
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Author bio:

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.


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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education Number of pages: 960 Dimensions: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.25" tall Weight: 4.730 lbs. Language: English

Table of contents

Professional Development and Responsibilities
The Athletic Trainer as a Health Care Provider
Health Care Organization and Administration in Athletic Training
Legal Concerns and Insurance Issues
Risk Management
Conditioning Techniques
Nutrition and Supplements
Environmental Considerations
Protective Gear and Sports Equipment
Bandaging and Taping
Pathology of Sports Injury
Mechanisms and Characteristics of Musculoskeletal and Nerve Trauma
Tissue Response to Injury
Management Skills
Psychosocial Intervention for Sports Injuries and Illnesses
On-the-Field Acute Care and Emergency Procedures
Off-the-Field Injury Evaluation
Infectious Diseases, Bloodborne Pathogens, and Universal Precautions
Using Therapeutic Modalities
Using Therapeutic Exercise in Rehabilitation
Pharmacology, Drugs, and Sports
Musculoskeletal Conditions
The Foot
The Ankle and Lower Leg
The Knee and Related Structures
The Thigh, Hip, Groin, and Pelvis
The Shoulder Complex
The Elbow
The Forearm, Wrist, Hand, and Fingers
The Spine
General Medical Conditions
The Head, Face, Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat
The Thorax and Abdomen
Skin Disorders
Additional General Medical Conditions
NATA Code of Ethics