Introduction to Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

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Level(s): Flesch-Kincaid

Author : Robert C France, CSMT, RSMT


720 Pages  Hardcover 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2004

©2011 , Published


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INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS MEDICINE & ATHLETIC TRAINING 2E is designed for individuals interested in athletics and the medical needs of athletes. It is the first full-concept book around which an entire course can be created. This book covers sports medicine, athletic training and anatomy and physiology... more


Follows the six domains of athletic training: prevention; recognition; evaluation and assessment; immediate care; treatment; rehabilitation and reconditioning; organization and administration; and professional development and responsibility.

Contains a more thorough depth and coverage of anatomy an... more

New to this Edition

Includes the newest, cutting-edge facts and advances in Sports Medicine and Athletic Training.

Ancillary materials, including seven newly developed 3-D animations visually present AC sprain and rotator cuff injury, ACL sprain, inversion sprain, hamstring strain, taping of the ankle and Achilles ten... more