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Understanding the Role of Athletic Trainers in High Schools

By EW Athletics, 08/21/15, 2:30PM EDT


Athletes participating in every sport at the collegiate and professional levels have come to rely on an athletic trainer for all of their injuries and ailments. Athletic trainers' specialized scope of practice includes injury prevention, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions.