Research in Athletic Training

ISBN-10: 1556424396

ISBN-13: 9781556424397

Edition: 2001

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Research is an essential element to the practice of athletic training. Research encourages the exploration of new methods, techniques, and approaches to patient care and enhance the effectiveness of care provided by athletic trainers. Research in Athletic Training is a definitive textbook designed to directly enhance and improve the athletic trainer's knowledge and growth in research. Organized in a user-friendly format, this text will guide the reader through the different stages of research such as identifying areas to be researched, the basics of developing a project, and types of research in athletic training. One of the essential elements to Research in Athletic Training is the myriad of tables that provide information on all of the key steps in beginning and completing a research project. These tables will not only guide the beginning students through their first research project, but they can also be used as a reference text for the practicing clinician. Additional benefits included in this comprehensive resource are a glossary of common research terms, bibliographies and recommended readings, and practical examples.nbsp;Research in Athletic Training is a unique and necessary text that will benefit students from the beginning of their athletic training education to their integration into clinical practice. Topics Outlined in Tables Inside: Comparison of research areas to time in practice How to organize information for a literature review The development of protection of human subjects Research funding sources for athletic trainers Preparation of a budget for a research grant Research activities that can be integrated into a curriculum
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Book details

List price: $46.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date: 7/6/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

About the Author
Why Do Research?
Developing New Knowledge
Improving Problem-Solving Skills
Improving Professional Standing
Improving the Standard of Care
Promoting Change and Progress
Developing Our Body of Knowledge
Research Areas in Athletic Training
Types of Athletic Training Research
Breakdown of Research Types
Therapeutic Modalities and Therapeutic Exercise
Risk Management and Injury Prevention
Immediate Care
New Educational Competencies
Case Reports
Clinical Technique Reports
Suggested Nomenclature for Research Areas in Athletic Training
Responsibility for Building the Athletic Training Knowledge Base
Lack of Knowledge
Job Site Barriers
Attitudinal Barriers
Role of the Athletic Trainer in Research
Scholarship and Being Scholarly
Elements of Scholarship
Attributes of a Scholar
Types of Scholars
Scholarly Practitioners
Promoting Scholarship in Athletic Training
Basics of Developing a Research Project
Developing the Problem
Defining the Problem
Formulating Methods
Analyzing and Interpreting Results
Recommended Reading
The Athletic Trainer as a Researcher
Athletic Training Practice and the Scientific Method
Research Design and Statistics: The Curse?
How to Get Involved in Research
Building an Athletic Training Research Network
Protecting Human Subjects
History of the Protection of Human Research Subjects
Developing an Institutional Review Board
Recommended Reading
Publishing Athletic Training Research
Structure of a Manuscript
Writing With Style
Theses and Dissertations
Submitting Your Paper for Publication
Summary of Planning, Writing, and Publishing a Scientific Paper
Fundamentals of Grant Writing
Funding Sources
Parts of a Proposal
Proposals to Private Foundations
Dealing With Short Deadlines
Why Proposals are Rejected
Recommended Reading
Teaching Athletic Training Students About Research
Teaching Research to Undergraduate Students
Teaching Research to Graduate Students
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