Chapter

Immediate care

Domhnall MacAuley

in Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199660155
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191743016 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199660155.003.0001

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Immediate care

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Sports first aid - First aid facilities at venues - Approach to the acutely ill or injured athlete - Crisis management: the primary survey - Basic life support - Resuscitation of children - Advanced adult life support - Automated external defibrillators - Secondary survey - Major emergencies in sport - The unconscious athlete - Choking - Bleeding and shock - Anaphylaxis - Drowning - Ongoing assessment, documentation and transfer to definitive care

Chapter.  7830 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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