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Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach

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One of the most critical components of providing care for athletes is the ability to provide appropriate care to a suddenly ill or injured athlete. The first of its kind,Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach, Second Editionis an innovative text that addresses the specific educational needs of athletic training and emergency medical services students who are preparing to handle emergency medical situations in the sports arena.

Historically, athletic training educators have been forced to rely on general first aid materials that do not adequately address the needs of athletic training students. The updatedSecond EditionofSports Emergency Carefulfills the growing need for a dynamic text that focuses on providing immediate medical care in sports.

Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach, Second Editionis tailored specifically to athletic trainers and athletic training students, focusing on the skills, knowledge, and preparation needed to handle real sports emergencies.

Some topics covered in the text include assessment; emergency planning; interaction with emergency medical services; etiology, signs, and symptoms; and common medical emergencies in sports.

Updated in the Second Edition:
• Introductory scenarios for each chapter
• Summary of Key Points for each chapter
• Review Questions for each chapter
• New chapters on environmental emergencies and mental health emergencies

ThisSecond Editionalso contains updated information and reflects current practice and guidelines. Additionally, expanded content has been added in areas that are considered critical for sports emergency care providers.

Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach, Second Editioncontinues to be a groundbreaking text that will familiarize students and athletic trainers with the emergency situations they will inevitably face throughout their careers. At last, educators, students, and athletic trainers have access to the essential resource they need to address sports emergencies.


Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMTis an Associate Professor and Coordinator of Athletic Training Clinical Education at William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey. He is also a partner of The Rehberg Konin Group and serves as co-founder and Executive Director of Sport Safety International. Dr. Rehberg previously served as the ...
Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach, Second Edition
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Title:Sports Emergency Care: A Team ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:264 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.75 inPublished:February 15, 2013Publisher:Slack IncorporatedLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Dedication
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Contributing Authors
Preface
Foreword to the First Edition by Ron Courson, ATC, PT, NREMT-I, CSCS


Chapter 1 Introduction to Sports Emergency Care
Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT

Chapter 2 Preparing for Sports Emergencies
Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT

Chapter 3 Assessment of Sports Emergencies
Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT

Chapter 4 Airway Management and Breathing
Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT

Chapter 5 Cardiovascular Emergencies
Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT

Chapter 6 Management of Spinal Injuries
Robb S. Rehberg, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NREMT

Chapter 7 Unconsciousness and Seizures
David A. Middlemas, EdD, ATC

Chapter 8 Management of Traumatic Brain Injury
Casey Christy, MA, ATC, CSCS

Chapter 9 Injuries to the Thoracic Region
Michael A. Prybicien, MA, ATC, CSCS, CES, PES

Chapter 10 Abdominal and Pelvic Injuries
David A. Middlemas, EdD, ATC

Chapter 11 Fractures and Soft Tissue Injuries
Michael A. Prybicien, MA, ATC, CSCS, CES, PES and Louis Rizio, MD

Chapter 12 General Medical Emergencies
John L. Davis, MS, ATC

Chapter 13 Environmental Emergencies
Rebecca M. Lopez, PhD, ATC, CSCS

Chapter 14 Managing Mental Health Emergencies
Eileen Lubeck, PsyD

Chapter 15 Emergency Care Considerations for the Pediatric and Youth Athlete
Jeff G. Konin, PhD, ATC, PT, FACSM, FNATA and Rebecca M. Lopez, PhD, ATC, CSCS


Financial Disclosures
Index