2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
    Dec 08, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EXSC 220 - Care & Prevention of Injuries


Credits: 3
The course is designed to provide entry level knowledge in the field of sport related injuries. This course includes units dealing with basic anatomy of common injuries, evaluation techniques, and preventive measures to reduce the incidences of injuries and a knowledge of basic treatment procedures to be used after injuries occur. Legal and ethical issues will also be discussed. This course includes adult CPR, child CPR, and first aid. In addition, OSHA recommendations, blood borne pathogen precautions, and injuries are discussed.