General Medical Conditions in the Athlete - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 2nd Edition

General Medical Conditions in the Athlete - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

2nd Edition

By Micki Cuppett, EdD, ATC, LAT, Director, Athletic Training Education, Department of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL and Katie Walsh, EdD, ATC, LAT, Associate Professor, Director of Athletic Training Education Programs, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC


1. Introduction to General Medical Conditions

2. The Medical Examination

3. Diagnostic Imaging and Testing  NEW!

4. Basic Principles of Pharmacology

5. Therapeutic Drug Categories

6. Common Procedures in the Athletic Training Clinic  NEW!

7. Respiratory System

8. Cardiovascular System

9. Gastrointestinal System

10. Genitourinary and Gynecological Systems

11. Neurological System

12. The Eye

13. Ear, Nose, Throat, and Mouth

14. Systemic Disorders

15. Infectious Diseases

16. Dermatological Conditions

17. Musculoskeletal Disorders

18. Psychological and Substance Abuse Disorders

19. Working with Special Populations