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Sports Injuries
What's the Biggest Issue Facing Your Industry?
" Lack of full-time school/school
" The proliferation of personal
trainers that have minimal
education, but are advising young
athletes regarding athletic injury
management. "
" Inadequate nutrition leaves
their bodies devoid of the vital
nutrients to power and heal. "
" Kids are too busy playing sports
and do not take time to strength
train so they are weak and have
poor stabilization. "
" Too much training with the
sport training and the weight
training and then lessons. There is
not enough information about rest/
recovery time. "
" The hiring and paying athletic
trainers what they are worth.
Also, work-life balance in the
profession. "
" Lack of initial fitness and
terrible movement patterns. "
" Poor wages for the amount
of qualified medical needed from
AT's. Too many S-A's per AT. "
" Too many opinions/fake experts
in social media. "
seeing a rise in - and the results are varied. While ACL
injuries did pop up frequently in the comment box another
word - overuse - appeared the most. Whether paired
with terms like core and stabilizer weakness, or shoulder
injuries, it appears based on the survey response that
student-athletes are playing more and recovering less.
" I generally see one [ACL tear in female athletes] every
three weeks, " one athletic trainer shared.
One anonymous responder noted, " I've seen more
strains at the beginning of the season due to not being
in shape or muscle imbalances. " Another said that " fixing
other people's mistakes " is something he or she has spent
more time with recently.
Nevertheless, a few respondents also noted that no
specific injuries are on the rise, pointing to varying results
depending on a number of factors including locale.
" I haven't noticed any significant increase of any injury
in particular, " another respondent shared. n
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district employed athletic trainers. "
" Proper strength training
programs. "
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