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Arnheim's Principles of Athletic Training

Arnheim's Principles of Athletic Training - 12th edition

ISBN13: 978-0073138909

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ISBN13: 978-0073138909
ISBN10: 0073138908
Edition: 12TH 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2006
International: No

Arnheim's Principles of Athletic Training - 12TH 06 edition

ISBN13: 978-0073138909

William E. Prentice

ISBN13: 978-0073138909
ISBN10: 0073138908
Edition: 12TH 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2006
International: No

This market-leading text emphasizes the prevention and management of athletic injuries and remains the only text to cover all aspects of the profession of athletic training. A valuable resource in seeking professional certification, it also provides practical, career-oriented content for students in athletic training, sports medicine, physical education, physical therapy, and coaching.

New Features

  • This edition offers a completely revised and updated discussion and illustration of pool extraction of the injured athlete, according to American Red Cross instruction, in Chapter 12.
  • Chapter 14 examines the signs, symptoms, prevention, and treatment of Hepatitis C, one of the most common bloodborne pathogens in the U.S. today.
  • Updated coverage of musculoskeletal injuries to the body regions appears in Chapters 18-28.
  • Chapter 11 expands upon the athletic trainer's role in providing social support to the injured athlete, with helpful, practical suggestions.

Table of Contents

I Professional Development and Responsibilities

1 The Athletic Trainer and the Sports Medicine Team
2 Health Care Administration in Athletic Training
3 Legal Concerns and Insurance Issues

II Risk Management

4 Training and Conditioning Techniques
5 Nutritional Considerations
6 Environmental Considerations
7 Protective Sports Equipment
8 Bandaging and Taping

III Pathology of Sports Injury

9 Mechanisms and Characteristics of Sports Trauma
10 Tissue Response to Injury

IV Management Skills

11 Psychosocial Intervention for Sports Injuries and Illnesses
12 On-the-Field Acute Care and Emergency Procedures
13 Off-the-Field Injury Evaluation
14 Bloodborne Pathogens
15 Using Therapeutic Modalities
16 Using Therapeutic Exercise in Rehabilitation
17 Pharmacology, Drugs, and Sports

V Musculoskeletal Conditions

18 The Foot
19 The Ankle and Lower Leg
20 The Knee and Related Structures
21 The Thigh, Hip, Groin, and Pelvis
22 The Shoulder Complex
23 The Elbow
24 The Forearm, Wrist, Hand, and Fingers
25 The Spine

VI General Medical Conditions

26 The Head, Face, Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat
27 The Thorax and Abdomen
28 Skin Disorders
29 Additional General Medical Conditions

Appendix A NATA Code of Ethics
Appendix B Canada's Food Guide
Appendix C NATA Position Statement: Exertional Heat Illnesses
Appendix D NATA Position Statement: Fluid Replacement for Athletes
Appendix E NATA Position Statement: Lightning Safety for Athletics and Recreation
Appendix F NATA Position Statement: Emergency Planning in Athletics
Appendix G NATA Position Statement: NATA Helmet Removal Guidelines
Appendix H NATA Bloodborne Pathogens Guidelines for Athletic Trainers
Appendix I NATA Position Statement: Management of Sport-Related Concussion
Appendix J Official Statement from NATA on Commotio Cordis
Appendix K Sample Resume

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