ERIC Number: ED221476
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
The Use of Drugs in Sports.
Indications, precautions, contraindications, and side effects of drugs most frequently used by athletic trainers in treating injuries are discussed: (1) aspirin; (2) arylalkanoic derivatives; (3) butazolidin and tandearil; (4) corticosteroids; (5) oral corticosteroids; (6) muscle relaxants; (7) analgesics; (8) cold medications; (9) antidiarrheal agents; (10) medications suitable for constipation; (11) antifungal agents; (12) medication for exercise-induced asthma; (12) treatment for aphthous ulcers; (13) anabiolic steroids; and (14) amphetamines. (JD)
Descriptors: Athletes, Disease Control, Drug Therapy, Drug Use, First Aid, Injuries, Medical Services, Pharmacology, Preventive Medicine, Trainers
Not available separately; see SP 020 500.
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Athletic Trainers
Note: In: Professional Preparation in Athletic Training. Proceedings of the Professional Preparation Conferences: National Athletic Trainers Association.