January 29, 2015
The inherent asymmetries of the body can impact an athlete's performance. A new treatment program is focused on restoring inner balance through specialized postural and breathing exercises.By Michael J. Mullin
January 29, 2015
Treating a stress fracture can test the patience of even the most experienced athletic trainer. This two-part article provides a double dose of rehab secrets.By Summer McKeehan Summer McKeehan, MS, ATC, LAT is Associate Athletic Trainer for women's basketball at Duke University, where she has been on staff since 2001. She has also served as the athletic trainer for the USA Basketball Women's U18 and U19 National Teams. She can be reached at: summer@duaa.duke.edu.
January 29, 2015
A training program that draws inspiration from a variety of sports helps Oklahoma State University throwers develop the attributes they need to send their implements into orbit.By John Baumann John Baumann, CSCS, is in his ninth year as an Assistant Track & Field Coach at Oklahoma State University, working primarily with men's and women's throwers. He has also worked at the University of Illinois and George Mason University, where he was Head Strength Coach. He can be reached at: john.baumann@okstate.edu.
January 29, 2015
The NATA has released a new position statement on the management of sport concussion. The release came during the NATA's 5th annual Youth Sports Safety Summit in Washington, DC. The new recommendations address education, prevention, documentation and legal aspects, evaluation, and return-to-play considerations including preventing athletes from returning to play the same day as suffering a concussion. Crafted by the NATA Research & Education Foundation, the statement will appear in the March 2014 issue of the Journal of Athletic Training.
January 29, 2015
High school athletic trainers are the unsung heroes of interscholastic sports and many work countless hours to help young people become the best they can be.
January 29, 2015
By Patrick Bohn Recently, a new wave of research on ACL tears and reconstruction techniques has been published in a variety of medical journals and websites. In this blog, we take a look at the most recent findings.

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