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Evidence-Based Practice in Athletic Training As one of the first texts of its kind, Evidence-Based Practice in Athletic Training contains essential information on the fundamentals of evidence-based practice (EBP) for students who are working toward certification in athletic training and athletic trainers who wish to stay up to date on best practices in the field. With EBP, all clinical decisions are based on available research studies, and these studies are selected and assessed according to specific criteria that yield evidence of be…

Evidence Based Practice in Sport and Exercise: A Practitioner's Guide to Using ResearchWhat is the evidence? Why do you need it?How do you evaluate it? How do you use it to make decisions?  Put the evidence to work for your patients. Master the knowledge and clinical decision-making skills you need to provide the very best care for your clients…based on the evidence.Step by step, you’ll learn how to find and evaluate the existing research and determine whether there is sufficient clinical evidence to support a specific treatment and whether it should be recommended or used to…

Evidence-Based Practice in Exercise Science: The Six-Step Approach Exercise science practitioners have access to mountains of research findings, expert opinions, novel techniques, and program plans via blogs, fitness magazines, conference presentations, and peer-reviewed journals. To facilitate effective practice, practitioners must sift through this information and retain only the best evidence to form a sound base of knowledge. Evidence-Based Practice in Exercise Science: The Six-Step Approach equips readers with the basic skills and competencies for dis…

Evidence-Guided Practice: A Framework for Clinical Decision Making in Athletic TrainingAthletic trainers must have a foundation in the concepts of evidence-based practice to deliver patient care in an effective way. It is critical that students and clinicians formulate clinical plans that will be effective for individual patients. With that goal in mind, Evidence-Guided Practice: A Framework for Clinical Decision Making in Athletic Training teaches the athletic trainer that evidence-based practice concepts must be incorporated into daily clinical practice.   Written in a conversa…

Looseleaf for Principles of Athletic Training: A Guide to Evidence-Based Clinical PracticeA Doody’s Core Title for 2015!Principles of Athletic Training: A Competency-Based Approach is designed to be used by athletic trainers in courses concerned with the scientific, evidence-based and clinical foundations of athletic training and sports medicine. The text leads the student from general foundations to specific concepts relative to injury prevention, evaluation, management, and rehabilitation. As the student progresses from beginning to end, he or she will understand the complexities o…

The Praeger Handbook of Chiropractic Health Care: Evidence-Based PracticesWhat does scientific research show about the effectiveness of chiropractic care? How are chiropractors trained and what do they do? When should one turn to chiropractic care, and how does one select a practitioner? This book answers all of these questions and more.• Provides an easy-to-read and scientifically valid resource for lay readers and students as well as health professionals, offering an evidence-based approach to chiropractic care• Presents an up-to-date overview of the scientific …

Evidence-Based Guide to Therapeutic Physical AgentsThis pocket-sized handbook provides essential information on 14 of the most common therapeutic physical agents used in rehabilitation, physical medicine, and sports therapy around the world. The pocket guide includes key steps in planning, executing, and charting a safe, effective, and evidence-based therapeutic application. In a user-friendly format, this reference offers insight into the existing body of human peer-reviewed literature related to the practice of these agents. Chapters contain s…

Best Practices: An Evidence-Based Guide to Excellence in NursingThis unique text provides nurses comprehensive clinical practices supported by research findings. Each entry features a synopsis of the practice and reviews by multiple research studies and respected medical and nursing organizations. Topics include issues important to nursing practice assessment; nursing diagnosis; patient monitoring; drug therapies; medication administration; infusion therapy; alternative and complementarytherapies; treatments; patient teaching; and, documentation and guidelin…

Evidence-Based Practice in Athletic Training by Scot Raab (2015-11-17)This unique text provides nurses comprehensive clinical practices supported by research findings. Each entry features a synopsis of the practice and reviews by multiple research studies and respected medical and nursing organizations. Topics include issues important to nursing practice assessment; nursing diagnosis; patient monitoring; drug therapies; medication administration; infusion therapy; alternative and complementarytherapies; treatments; patient teaching; and, documentation and guidelin…

Evidence-Based Practice in Athletic Training by Scot Raab (2015-11-17)This unique text provides nurses comprehensive clinical practices supported by research findings. Each entry features a synopsis of the practice and reviews by multiple research studies and respected medical and nursing organizations. Topics include issues important to nursing practice assessment; nursing diagnosis; patient monitoring; drug therapies; medication administration; infusion therapy; alternative and complementarytherapies; treatments; patient teaching; and, documentation and guidelin…