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On January 30, 2015, David Csillan, Head Athletic Trainer with Ewing High School and Tammy Osterhout, Assistant Athletic Trainer with Rancocas Valley High School were taking in their respective
The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) was invited to attend and provide expert testimony at
Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers’ Society (PATS) members demonstrated leadership skills at the recent Eastern Athletic Trainers Meeting.
Olympic gold medalists Angela Hucles (soccer), Teresa Edwards (basketball) and Sarah Hughes (figure skating) and concussion expert Dr. Robert D.
Innovative therapy focuses on local athletes, fitness enthusiasts, and injury recovery ROSWELL, Ga., Feb.
For the third consecutive year, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) took part in the New York
On Saturday, January 12, 2015, Kevin Hyland, ATC was awarded the 2015 Gatorade Secondary School Athletic Trainer Award.
In the name of promoting quality healthcare in the school population, the New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association
Course now part of curriculum in online Master of Health Science in Athletic Training program PITTSBURGH, Jan. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of St.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) was recently awarded a 4-year traumatic brain injury (TBI) grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...
Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...
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