ERIC Number: EJ340679
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
How I Manage Abdominal Injuries.
Haycock, Christine E.
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v14 n6 p86-88,91-95,99 Jun 1986
In sports, abdominal injuries occur most frequently in cycling, horseback riding, and skiing. Most involve children, not adults. Any athlete sustaining a severe blow to the abdomen should be examined. Guidelines are provided for recognizing and treating injuries to the abdominal muscles, kidneys, spleen, and liver. (Author/MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A