Progressive Spine Injury Assessment

©Sports Medicine Concepts, Inc.  All Rights Reserved.   SMC’s PROGRESSIVE SPINE INJURY ASSESSMENT SMC Progressive Spine Injury Assessment Algorithm OVERVIEW The leading cause of spinal cord injury in athletics is […]

Repositioning

© Sports Medicine Concepts, Inc.  All Rights Reserved. SAFE HANDLING PROTOCOLS AND TECHNIQUES REPOSITIONING Repositioning a prone athlete to supine may be required in order to facilitate medical assessment and […]

Equipment Removal

© Sports Medicine Concepts, Inc.  All Rights Reserved. EQUIPMENT REMOVAL OVERVIEW There is a growing body of evidence-based literature examining the effectiveness of various s equipment removal techniques as well […]

Package for Transport

Package For Transport There are various injury scenarios for which the medical team may elect to immobilize an injured athlete to rigid support to aid in the prevention of secondary […]

Transfer and Immobilization

© Sports Medicine Concepts, Inc.  All Rights Reserved. TRANSFER and IMMOBILIZATION TECHNIQUES Spinal Immobilization vs. Spinal Motion Restriction Spinal immobilization and spinal motion restriction both relate to preventing movement of […]