Which of the following descriptions is correct regarding an acute injury?
characterized by rapid onset resulting from a traumatic event
The "magnitude of a single force for which the anatomical structure of interest is damaged" is known as:
Which of the following descriptions is correct regarding a chronic injury?
characterized by a slow, insidious onset
Which of the following are considered intrinsic caused of overuse injury?
Lack of proper conditioning
Which of the following muscle contraction types has been identified as the MOST common causative factor in tendon injury?
by definition, "soft tissue" structures include all but which of the following?
Which of the following descriptions is INCORRECT regarding catastrophic injury in the context of high school and collegiate sports?
Always results in death of the participant
Which of the following is correct regarding the term sprain?
This injury involves ligament tissue
Which of the following is correct regarding the term strain?
This injury involves tissues such as tendon, muscle, and the musculotendinous junction
Which of the following terms denotes the formation of a bone-like structure within muscle tissue, often related to severe contusion?
Which of the following statements is incorrect regarding dislocations types of injury?
Is generally accepted as OK for coaching personnel to reduce a dislocation in the field without medical assistance
Which of the following statements is incorrect regarding a stress fracture?
stress fractures are easily diagnosed in the initial phase with a standard X-ray
Which of the following sports would be classified as non-contact?
The most recent data for basketball, soccer, baseball, and softball injuries indicates that which of the following statements is true?
The aggregate rate for boys' sports was higher than for girls
The most recent high school injury data indicates which of the following statements is true?
girls sustained more concussions and knee injuries while boys sustained more fractures and contusions in basketball
Which of the following are true in regards to the coach's role as a first responder?
All of the above
which of the following factors that increase the incidence of Little League elbow in youth baseball pitchers?
all of the above
A study of high school tackle football injuries by Ramirez and colleagues found that the highest rates of injury occurred during games.
Data clearly indicate that overall injuries to women are gender specific rather than sport specific
Injuries to Achilles Tendons are quite rare in sports such as track and field
Overhead strokes in sports such as tennis place significant stress on structures such as the rotator cuff
Contusions are the most frequent sports injury, regardless of sport
strains are injuries to ligaments, capsules, and cartilage
Crepitation involves a grating sensation within the limb, often associated with a fracture
Ankle injuries were found to be the most common sports injury for both sexes associated with basketball
Male basketball players sustain more knee injuries than their female counterparts
Throwing with a side-arm technique can reduce the risk of elbow injury in Little League
Baseball-related deaths have been reported as a result of players being struck in the chest by a ball
In interscholastic wrestling, the most common body areas involved in injuries are the shoulder/arm, knee, and forearm/wrist/hand.
In interscholastic girls' volleyball, knee injuries composed 11.1% of the injuries reported in the survey
Injuries are a consistent problem with sport participation
A Type V Salter-Harris fracture involves a crushing injury of the epiphysis without displacement
Spinal cord and brain injuries are not a major concern in tackle football
Epidemiology is the study of the distribution of disease or injury in the human population for the purpose of identifying and implementing measures to prevent the development or spread.
Based on sports epidemiology, sports regulatory organizations can implement strategies designed to reduce or eliminate the risk of sports injuries
The rate of ACL injury during a basketball games was 3 times higher for woman than men
The forces acting on the biceps brachii attachment were higher for the softball windmill pitch than those seen in the overhand throw
Impetigo, herpes, ringworm, tinea, MRSA are common skin infections in soccer
Improperly constructed, movable soccer goals have been involves in a number of severe injuries and deaths
List the three levels of sprains, Least severe ----> most severe
1st degree, 2nd degree, 3rd degree