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AT exam 3
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Epidemiologic Studies may assess four various areas
age or gender, body part, occurrence in different sports, contact, non-contact, limited contact, collision sports
What percent injuries requiring hospital emergencies are "treat and release" relative to sport?
Catastrophic injuries include...
sports death (struck with object, heat stroke), spinal chord trauma, cardiorespiratory injuries/problems
Most injuries related to appendages include...
strains, sprains, contusions, fractures, abrasions
Components of epidemiology
takes an evidence based approach for identifying risk factors for injury and determining optimal treatment methods in clinical practice; serves as foundation for intervention in interest of public health and preventative medicine
activity, exposure, equipment
age, gender, neuromuscular aspects, structural aspects
National Safety Council
general sports injury data
Annual Survey of football injury research
public schools, college, professional, sandlot football injury data
national center of catastrophic sport injury research
tracks catastrophic injuries in all levels of sports
NCAA injury surveillance system
data collected on most major sports-ATC data collection; converted to web-based data collection system
national electronic injury surveillance system
monitor injuries relative to different products- consumer safety, determine if products are hazardous or defective
injury surveillance systems
national safety council, annual survey of football injury research, national center of catastrophic sport injury research, NCAA injury surveillance system, national electronic injury surveillance system
Reasons for using injury data
rule modification, assist coaches and players in understanding risks, help manufactures, educate parents, athletes and the public on inherent risks associated with sport
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act; regulates dissemation of personal history information by coaches, ATs, physicians or other members of sports medicine team; guarantees athlete access to information and control over disclosure; athlete may provide written authorization for release of information
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act; law protecting privacy of student education records; provides parents with certain rights with respect to childs educational records; when child turns 18 rights are transferred to student; school must have written permission prior to releasing information
Purpose of pre- participation physical
identify athletes that may be at risk
What does pre- participation physical establish?
a baseline and satisfies insurance and liability issue
What are components of pre-participation physical?
medical history, physical exam, orthopedic screening, wellness screening
certain injuries and illnesses warrant special concern; recommendations can be made; potential disqualifying factors should be determined during pre-participation exam
American with disabilities act (1990)
dictates that athlete makes the final decision
s-subjective (history of injury/illness)
o-objective (information gathered during evaluation
a-assesment (opinion of injury based on information gained during evaluation)
p-plan (short and long term goals of rehab)
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