As the field of sports medicine has evolved and expanded, emergency preparedness has become a critical skill in the repertoire of the sideline physician. While the large majority of medical encounters are nonemergent and self-limited, both quick recognition and appropriate response to life-threatening conditions are critical to a favorable outcome in a collapsed athlete.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Sports Cardiology Essentials|
|Subtitle of host publication||Evaluation, Management and Case Studies|
|Publisher||Springer New York|
|Number of pages||21|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2011|