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Title PPE : preparticipation physical evaluation / American Academy of Family Physicians [and 5 others] ; editors, David T. Bernhardt, William O. Roberts.

Publication Info. Itasca, IL : American Academy of Pediatrics, [2019]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 5th edition
Description 1 online resource (viii, 240 pages) : color illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (ProQuest Ebook Central, viewed August 1, 2019).
Summary "This best-selling resource guides health care professionals through the preparticipation physical evaluation PPE process in the medical home for young athletes from middle school through college. Included are recommendations on PPE timing, setting, and structure; medical history questions; and how to determine sports participation clearance. This resource also lists return-to-play guidelines, addresses medicolegal and ethical concerns, and explores future research and use of electronic formats. Contents cover physical examination and clearance, systems-based examinations, cardiovascular problems, central nervous system, general medical conditions, respiratory system, musculoskeletal conditions, and more."--Provided by publisher
Contents Introduction -- Goals and objectives -- Timing, setting, and structure -- Administrative, ethical, and legal concerns -- General considerations of the history physical examination and clearance -- Systems-based examination -- The athlete with special needs -- Research -- Conclusion -- Forms -- Appendices.
Subject Athletes -- Medical examinations -- United States.
Sports medicine -- United States.
Physical Examination -- methods
Sports Medicine -- methods
United States
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics MEDICAL -- Orthopedics MEDICAL -- Sports Medicine.
Athletes -- Medical examinations. (OCoLC)fst00820048
Sports medicine. (OCoLC)fst01130709
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Bernhardt, David T., 1962- editor.
Roberts, William O., editor.
American Academy of Family Physicians.
Added Title Preparticipation physical evaluation
Other Form: Print version: PPE. 5th edition. Itasca, Ill.] : American Academy of Pediatrics, 2019 1610023013 (DLC) 2018907058 (OCoLC)1078422470
ISBN 9781610023023 (electronic book)
1610023021 (electronic book)
9781610023016 (paperback)
1610023013 (paperback)
Standard No. AU@ 000065330268
AU@ 000069467699

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