Sports Medicine for Coaches: Heat Illness (HWG15065)
Exertional heat stroke is the leading cause of preventable death in high school athletics. This course, presented by Dr. Brian Hardin, Physician at Arkansas Children's Hospital, provides critical information for the prevention of exertional heat stroke in adolescent athletes. Dr. Hardin identifies common risk factors for sports-related and heat-related injuries and the symptoms to look for during practice and competition. As Dr. Hardin explains, responding quickly and appropriately can save a life.
This course was taped on June 23, 2015 at the AETN studios in Conway, Arkansas.
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