K280 Final Exam Study Guide
Sports Medicine Team
The name of the sports medicine membership organization that governs certified athletic trainers.
The individual who is ULTIMATELY responsible for directing the total health care
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Sudden Death in Athletics
Catastrophic injuries are:
! Fatalities, permanent disability injuries, serious
injuries (fractured neck or serious head injury) even
though the athlete has a full recovery, temporary or
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The Law of Sports Injury
Legal responsibility for the harm one causes
! A legal wrong committed against the
person or property of another
! When an athletic trainer is sued, complaint typically
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Organization & Administration
Identify and explain injury prevention strategies
including required components of a preparticipation examination (PPE).
Compare and contrast advantages and
The Athletic Trainer &
The Sports Medicine Team
Define the umbrella term sports medicine
Identify various sports medicine
How fitness professionals relate to the
sports medicine team
Describe the different roles of t