699 From A-Z: 26 Injury Prevention and Care Applications for Coaches

Saturday, April 27, 2013: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Convention Center: 207CD
NASPE/Sport and Coaching
Speakers: Jennifer M. Plos, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL; and Renee Polubinsky, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
This session will provide coaches with applied knowledge on the recognition of specific injuries, basic care for certain conditions and prevention of injury through proper equipment fitting. A variety of sport-related topics including proper football helmet fitting, heat related illnesses and hydration, the flash-to-bang method for keeping participants safe during a lightning storm, and use of emergency equipment (i.e. epi-pen) will be addressed. Coaches will be able to use these practical applications immediately.
  • A-Z Injury Prevention and Care Applications - Plos & Polubinsky.pdf (817.8 kB)