For more than a years, Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach (3rd edition) has actually filled a space in athletic training education on the topic of emergency care. Now, this upgraded 3rd Edition continues to lead the way to prepare athletic training trainees beyond conventional emergency treatment training in addition to offering particular details on emergency circumstances in sports for emergency medical services (EMS) specialists.
In this upgraded 3rd Edition, Dr. Robb S. Rehberg and Dr. Jeff G. Konin, in addition to their 13 factors, have actually developed a resource that can be utilized in athletic training education programs as a core book in a sports emergency care course; an additional book in numerous courses that attend to instant care within an athletic training education curriculum; and it can be utilized by EMS teachers in establishing continuing education programs for prehospital service providers.
Some of the subjects consisted of in the Third Edition:
- Cardiovascular Emergencies
- Care of Athletes with Disabilities
- Soft Tissue Injuries and Fractures
- Assessment of Sports Emergencies
- Managing Mental Health Emergencies
- Management of Traumatic Brain Injury
- Emergencies in Sports for the Aging Athlete
Regardless of discipline, it is essential for all healthcare service providers taking care of ill or hurt professional athletes to be experienced and skilled in handling sports emergency situations. This capability can just be attained through preparation and practice, and Sports Emergency Care: A Team Approach, 3e, PDF continues to be a cutting-edge book that admits to the vital resources healthcare service providers require to attend to sports emergency situations. This consists of however is not restricted to emergency medical service technicians and paramedics, athletic fitness instructors, and doctors.
From the Foreword:
“Emergencies can take place anytime and throughout sports, consisting of at a practice or on the bus taking a trip to an occasion. After almost forty years as an expert sports athletic fitness instructor, these emergency minutes provide me stop briefly. Preparation is the crucial to effective results in all emergency situations.” – —Ronnie P. Barnes, MS, ATC, Senior Vice President, Medical Services , Head Athletic Trainer , New York Football Giants