PEMJ 554

PEMJ 554: Orientation to Sports Medicine
3.0 SH

Students investigate issues related to prevention and basic care of selected injuries and sudden illness in athletes.  They also receive training in emergency cardiovascular care including cardiopulmonary resuscitation, first aid, and use of an automated external defibrillation device and will be eligible for certification.  By the end of the course students demonstrate ability to apply strategies for minimizing injury risk of athletes in a sport setting.