Orthopedic Assessment

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Orthopedic Assessment On field Assessment On field goals -Determine -Nature of injury -Severity of injury -How to remove from field -Ambulance -Sport chair/stretcher -Ambulating with help -On Own On field assessment goals -Determine -Where to remove athlete to -Ambulance/ER -Locker room/ athletic training room -Sideline On Field Supplies -Varied by sport -General -Gauze, gloves, CPR microshield, tape, phone -Sport Specific -Football- pruning shears or Trainer’s angel -Wrestling- rhino rockets Athletic Training Room/ Clinical Assessment HOPS vs. SOAP -HOPS- limited to evaluation -SOAP-inclusive of entire injury management process Signs vs. Symptoms -Sign: objective, measurable physical finding -Ex: Joint ROM, amount of swelling -Symptoms: Information provided by patient regarding his perception of the problem -Ex: Fatigue, dizziness, headache, blurred vision Assessment Steps- HOPS -History -Observation -Palpation -Stress/ Special Tests -Functional Testing (if warranted) -Referral (if warranted) -Written Report
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course EXSS Adv P&c taught by Professor Matheny during the Fall '07 term at Ithaca College.

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