What is a Statement of Credit?

Feb 23, 2017

What is a Statement of Credit? A statement of credit is documentation which verifies successful completion of continuing education programs....

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What is an Achilles Tendon?

Feb 14, 2017

What is an Achilles Tendon? An achilles tendon is the band of tissue that connects the main bone in your heel to the various muscles of the lower leg....

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5 Advantages To Being An Athletic Trainer

Feb 12, 2017

If you’re looking for a rewarding career that helps others achieve their physical goals, becoming an athletic trainer may be the perfect choice for you. Athletic trainers play a vital role in he...

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What is an Athletic Training Student

Feb 5, 2017

What is an Athletic Training Student? Athletic Training Students are enrolled in, and expect to matriculate from, a CAATE-accredited professional education program in athletic training....

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What is a Postdoctoral Fellowship/Researcher?

Jan 13, 2017

What is a Postdoctoral Fellowship/Researcher? A Postdoctoral Fellowship/Researcher is an individual who has received their doctoral degree, and is working in a specially directed training program. The...

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What is Interprofessional Practice for athletic trainers?

Sep 4, 2016

What is Interprofessional Practice for athletic trainers? Interprofessional Practice for athletic trainers is defined as optimizing the care provided to a patient through interaction and education bet...

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What is the Disablement Model?

Aug 26, 2016

What is the Disablement Model? A concept model used as a framework in research and clinical practice. Patient function is conceptualized as an interaction between three contributing factors: personal,...

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What is Quality Improvement?

Jul 19, 2016

What is Quality Improvement? Quality improvement is a continuous, systemic approach to analyzing practitioners actions to improve patient outcomes. The aim is improvement of patient care in a targeted...

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What is a Chronic Injury?

Feb 15, 2016

What is a Chronic Injury? A chronic injury, as opposed to an acute injury, is one that develops over time due to repetitive strain or motion. Chronic shoulder injuries commonly seen in athletic traini...

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What is an Acute Traumatic Injury?

Feb 15, 2016

What is an Acute Traumatic Injury? An acute traumatic injury is typically an injury the develops immediately after a single incident or force occurs. An example regularly seen in athletic training cou...

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