Sports Medicine
August 4, 2017
Athletes in Levy County (Fla.) will have athletic trainers from the University of Florida this school year, thanks to the revenue generated by a new participation fee. 
Concussions
August 4, 2017
Neurologists have suggested three ways to enhance concussion management from a scientific standpoint: develop a better definition of concussion, improve diagnosis, and bring in additional research models. 
References
August 2, 2017
References Casa DJ, DeMartini JK, Bergeron MF, et al. National Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement: Exertional Heat Illnesses. J Athl Train. 2015;50(9):986-1000. Casa DJ, Becker SM, Ganio MS, et al. Validity of devices that assess body temperature during outdoor exercise in the heat. J Athl Train. 2009;44(1):84-93. Casa DJ, McDermott BP, Lee EC, Yeargin SW, Armstrong LE, Maresh CM. Cold water immersion: the gold standard for exertional heatstroke treatment. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2007;35(3):141-149.
Product News
August 2, 2017
Unique Advantages Samson Equipment is now leading the way in custom-designed equipment, as well as facility planning. The design team at Samson Equipment can literally build out each client’s facility from the ground up, so nothing is off-limits. Samson’s elite team talks with each client about their specific training needs, then designs each piece according to those needs, from scratch.
Technology
August 1, 2017
As part of MLB's collective bargaining agreement with players, restrictions have been placed on the use of wearables.
Sports Medicine
July 31, 2017
Return to play following an episode of exertional heat stroke should not be taken lightly. There are both physical and mental issues to address. This article first appeared in the July/August 2017 issue of Training & Conditioning. By Dr. Brendon McDermott

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