PHED 208. Prevention and Care of Injuries

Prevention and emergency care of injuries incurred in physical education, interscholastic sports and other physical activities across the lifespan.  A track program including the review of emergency medical treatment and a survey of principles related to the mechanics of athletic injury and the scientific basis of conditioning of specific injuries and their rehabilitation are addressed.  Specialized conditioning programs of fitness are discussed. 
Offered: Spring
Credits: 3
Prerequisite: BIO 212