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5167.0 Recreational Injury
Wednesday, October 29, 2008: 12:30 PM
Topics addressed in this session on recreational injury include high school athletic injuries, the importance of athletic trainers for injury documentation, care and prevention, sports-related injuries among youth athletes with disabilities, and the burden of injuries associated with golf cart use.
Session Objectives: 1. Discuss the most common severed injuries among high school athletes and discuss the patient care and research importance for athletic trainers to comprehensively document all injuries in school settings. 2. Discuss changes and trends in diving-related injury among children in the US. 3. Identify the risks for sports-related injuries among young athletes with disabilities. 4. Articulate the need for increased efforts to prevent golf cart-related injuries.
Ted R. Miller, PhD
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Organized by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing
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