Athletic Training and Sports Health Care


Print ISSN: 1942-5864
Online ISSN: 1942-5872

Athletic Training & Sports Health Care is a bimonthly, peer-reviewed publication that provides contemporary athletic training and sports health care information and guidance to clinicians involved in a variety of allied health professions. The Journal publishes original research, case reviews, evidence-based reports, clinical columns, systematic reviews, and literature reviews from a variety of sports health care disciplines. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Columns including “Pearls of Practice,” “Team Physician,” “Professional Practice,” and “Clinical Round Table”
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 3 months after acceptance

  • Current Issue
  • September/October 2017
  • Volume 9 · Issue 5
Table of Contents
Editorial Free
Pearls of Practice

Ligament Injury Changes Brain Function: Now Let's Think About It. . .

Alan R. Needle, PhD, ATC, CSCS; Adam B. Rosen, PhD, ATC

Clinical Roundtable

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy

Greg Colvin, DPT, PT, ATC; Matthew Johnson, DPT, OCS, SCS; James R. Scifers, DScPT, SCS, ATC; Ashley Long, PhD, LAT, ATC

Original Research

Athletic Trainers' Perceptions of Interprofessional and Collaborative Practice

Dorice A. Hankemeier, PhD, LAT, ATC; Sarah A. Manspeaker, PhD, LAT, ATC

Original Research

Serum Creatine Kinase Levels in Division II National Collegiate Athletic Association Football Players During Preseason

Katherine E. Morrison, PhD, ATC; Sandra Fowkes Godek, PhD, ATC; Timothy Marcinek, MS, ATC

Original Research

Active Gaming as Pain Relief Following Induced Muscle Soreness in a College-Aged Population

Keith E. Naugle, PhD, AT, NSCA-CPT; Jeffrey J. Parr, PhD, AT; Sukyoon Chang, MS; Kelly M. Naugle, PhD

Case Review

Iliotibial Band Rupture Associated With an Acute Knee Dislocation in a Collegiate Football Player

Robert J. Casmus, MS, ATC; Brenda Paider, ATC; Brent Messick, MD; Jeffrey A. Guy, MD

Case Review

Ultrasound-Guided Needle Lavage for Calcific Tendonitis of the Gluteus Medius Tendon

Sandra M. Koen, MEd, ATC, LAT; Forrest Pecha, MS, ATC, LAT; Kurt Nilsson, MD