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2014-07-11 23:05:34

College athletes experiencing in-season shoulder instability regularly return to play within one week of injury, but developed recurrent instability in 63% of cases, according to research presented today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Annual Meeting. This latest information may help guide team physicians in providing the most optimal treatment plans for injured players. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 College athletes experiencing in-season shoulder...

2014-07-02 12:28:23

ATLANTA, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After an extended period of intense planning and preparation, a partnership between Emory Healthcare and Select Medical, one of the nation's largest providers specializing in outpatient rehabilitation, inpatient rehabilitation and long-term acute care, is official. Effective July 1, 2014, the joint venture will provide teams of post-acute care specialists committed to helping each patient recover in exactly the right setting, while also offering...

2014-06-26 23:14:42

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) recently honored two athletic trainers with professional awards, presented a school-centered honor and announced the winners of their new school-based grants. Such awards are given annually based on achievement, service, and dedication related to the profession of athletic training (AT) and sports safety. Jamestown, NY (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 On Saturday, May 31, 2014, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA)...

2014-06-23 23:12:31

Mueller Sports Medicine is proud to introduce an innovative new line of bags to meet the demands of today’s athletic training professional. Mueller’s new line of athletic training bags were designed with insight from certified athletic trainers who rely on their bags during the most crucial of moments in sporting competition; and to build this premium athletic training kit, Mueller partnered with the industry leader in first aid bags, MERET™. Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June...

2014-05-29 23:14:43

Athletic Trainers (ATs) from across New York State descended upon the Capital building in Albany for the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association’s (NYSATA) annual lobby day on Wednesday, May 21st. For those who have attended before the purpose and strategy were the same; but with two bills firmly placed in the legislature to update ATs’ Practice Act, this years meetings took on more significant meaning. Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 It’s been over a year since bills A6678...

2014-05-01 23:15:28

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) again participated in the annual NYS Athletic Administrators Association conference in March, with representatives hosting an exhibit booth on sports safety awareness and a NYSATA member presenting an informational session on role and expectations of a certified athletic trainer (AT) in the school setting. These efforts ironically came during National Athletic Training Month (NATM), which is held each March to promote ATs and...

2014-04-29 23:13:19

Courses have resulted in 100% of attendees passing the certification exam. Clinics see the need and future in Workers’ Comp Rehab. Next training dates announced. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The International Sports Professionals Association™ (ISPA) and Heartland Rehabilitation Services (HRS) held the second online training course for Rehabilitation Professionals in Workers’ Compensation on January 28, 2014 and ran for three consecutive weeks. The course offered an advanced...

Study Finds 2.5 Million Basketball Injuries To High School Athletes In 6 Seasons
2014-04-23 11:36:22

[ Watch the Video: Basketball Injuries In High School Athletes On The Rise ] Nationwide Children's Hospital Study calls for more access to on-site athletic trainers to properly assess injuries Basketball is a popular high school sport in the United States with 1 million participants annually. A recently published study by researchers in the Center for Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children's Hospital is the first to compare and describe the occurrence and...

2014-04-01 23:29:36

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) has been hard at work trying to develop and expand legislative awareness and gain legislative recognition as part of its National Athletic Training Month efforts. In addition to securing a NYS resolution for March 2014 as Athletic Training Month, local proclamations have also been established this year on Long Island and a Legislative Letter Writing Campaign has added more than five co-sponsors to the AT bills (A6678 and S4465)...

2014-03-26 23:29:27

In honor of National Athletic Training Month (NATM) and to promote awareness to a national audience, certified athletic trainers, athletic training students, and student-athletes from four states, including New York, convened at The Today Show plaza to kick off the month-long event. In addition, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA), has organized a variety of other state-wide initiatives to bring sport-related health and safety into the spotlight. New York, NY...


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