How do you treat an abdominal contusion?
Slow their breathing: In through nose out through mouth, paperbag, ice if necessary.
what is the MOI for an abdominal strain?
how do you treat an abdominal strain?
rest, ice, anti-inflammatory, gentle passive stretch
what is the probable theory for a stitch in the side?
what results from a blow to the solar plexus?
upper-abdominal contusion, wind knocked out of you
on field management for an athlete that received a blow to the solar plexus
slow breathing, evaluate for FX
What is the MOI and treatment for a rib contusion?
Direct Blow, RICE
What is the MOI for a rib FX?
Pinned between 2 objects Treat: xray, sling, reduce
what is the special test for a rib fx?
Thoracic compression test
What will a result of the thoracic compression test be?
Pin point pain
Where are the ribs going to hurt with a fx?
on the side
where are the ribs going to hurt with a separation?
on the front (cartilage)
treatment for rib fx or separation?
self sling--refer to doctor
how do you treat an athlete with testicular trauma?
sit them down, stand behind, drop them on butt a few times
what signs will the athlete check for that may indicate a serious testicular inj?
1. In the right spot 2. same size 3. bloody urine
excessive outward curvature of the spine creating a hunchback
excessive inward curvature of the spine creating a swayback
Lack of curvature of the spine
Lateral curvature of the spine
True leg discrepancy test
ASIC to medial malleolus
apparent leg discrepancy test
belly button to medial malleolus
straight leg raise test
(you raise their leg) Shooting pain (back) on SAME side= Sciatic Nerve Damage
well leg raise test
(you raise) pain in back on OPPOSITE side =Herniated Disk
Malingers Test/Fakers Test. Ask them to resist you pushing on leg, if well leg doesn't push up they are faking
Hands behind head--stretch--recreates back pain
Hold feet 2 inches off of table--tests abdominal failure
Val Salva Test
sit them like they're pooping (position of back) Tests Intrathecal Pressure
Beevor's Sign Test
have them do a 1/2 sit up (with belly showing) and check for belly button movement--Quadrant Failure
What is the function of the Lumbar region
transports cuada equina (nerve endings in butt), provides mobility, transfers weight
what is the MOI for a lumbar strain?
Lifting or twisting
Name and describe the 2 phases of visual observation of the lumbar region
Static (posture) Kinetic (motion)
what are ways to prevent lumbar inj?
strengthen back and abs and learn proper lifting tech.
what is the MOI and treatment for a cervical strain?
whiplash--ice and neckbrace
what is the MOI for a stinger/burner?
lateral flexion with shoulder depression
how do you treat a stinger?
wait for it to run its course
what is the MOI for a cervical fx/dislocation/subluxation?
what are the signs and symptoms of a cervical inj?
unconscious or limp
what is the on field care for a cervical inj?
palpate along spinal column, call 911
tired, nodding off, drowsy but still responsive
A form of sleep, almost unconscious but still responsive to certain things
Unresponsive to sound but body pain responsive
Inability to respond to any stimulus
What is the MOI for a concussion?
blow to the head
what are the signs and symptoms for a concussion?
balance issues, vomit, sleepy, knocked out
Name and describe the special test for concussions
Rhomburg's Test: Tilt head back--see if they lose balance PEARL!
how do you treat epistaxis?
nosebleed..ice on back of neck
what are the grades of a concussion?
1. No loss of consciousness 2. brief loss (less than 30 sec) 3. more than 30 secs of unconsciousness
what are the different types of eye injuries?
debris in eye, subconjuctional hematoma, blown pupil
how do you treat a tooth that has been knocked out?
put it back in mouth, dairy product, save a tooth solution...GRAB BY ENAMEL
what is the MOI of a hematoma auras and how do you treat it?
direct blow to the ear (cauliflower ear) Treat: Aspirate (drain)
Pupils Even And Reactive (to) Light
name the 2 types of seizures
Grand Mal: violent, uncontrollable shaking
Petite Mal: similar to starring off
Hey Lindsey you little sweet heart
This is brian
Good luck you're going to do great.
Ps where shall we eat
I told you not to laugh