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Shannon David and Mary Larson

Health care professionals’ accountability for providing patient-centered care has steadily increased over the past 20 years. 1 , 2 Patient-centered care involves skills, such as attentive listening and genuine caring. 3 – 5 One skill that remains underappreciated in the health care professional

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Øyvind F. Standal, Tor Erik H. Nyquist and Hanne H. Mong

for Research Data and given the necessary ethical approval before institutions and participants were contacted. Institutions and Participants Six institutions were recruited based on the criteria that they were (a) delivering rehabilitation services in the national specialist health care services 1

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Neil Maguire, Paul Chesterton and Cormac Ryan

) is an aspect of health care, with a sport and exercise perspective, concerned with the prevention of and rehabilitation from injury through physical and exercise therapy. Thus, contemporary pain education at a preregistration level for sports therapists and rehabilitators is a logical prerequisite to

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Timothy Neal

Athletic health care professionals, team physicians, and athletic trainers have an ethical obligation to safeguard the short- and long-term well-being of the athlete they care for. The potential long-term negative consequences to the student-athlete’s physical, cognitive, and mental health as a result of concussions and their mismanagement is a reality. How the athletic health care professional attends to this top priority of providing optimal health care to the concussed athlete while navigating the mitigating circumstances and influences of nonmedical entities found in competitive athletics is one of the great ethical challenges of present day sports medicine. Effectively navigating the complex challenges faced by athletic health care professionals is as important as the care delivered. Understanding the ethical challenges faced by athletic health care decision makers should be a central focus in providing the optimal care the patient deserves.

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Basia Belza, Christina E. Miyawaki, Peg Allen, Diane K. King, David X. Marquez, Dina L. Jones, Sarah Janicek, Dori Rosenberg and David R. Brown

Exercise is Medicine health initiative, which has a goal for health care providers to provide all patients with brief counseling to help him/her meet the physical activity guidelines and/or refer the patient to either healthcare or community-based resources for additional physical activity counseling

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Cheryl M. Glazebrook

Questions about how humans develop, learn, and control a wide range of motor skills are relevant not only to researchers in motor control and learning but also to teachers, parents, coaches, engineers, and health care practitioners from a variety of fields. An entire community of motor behavior

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Sara J. Golec and Alison R. Valier

outcomes, some of the studies also investigated function, health care utilization, and costs. To measure adherence, 3 different methods were used among the 4 studies. One study 3 developed a set of process indicators to measure adherence, 1 study 4 used a point system, and the other 2 studies 5 , 6

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Christopher K. Rhea, Jed A. Diekfuss, Jeffrey T. Fairbrother and Louisa D. Raisbeck

resonance stimulation in stable and unstable ankles . Athletic Training & Sports Health Care, 6 ( 4 ), 170 – 178 . doi:10.3928/19425864-20140710-04 10.3928/19425864-20140710-04 Gokeler , A. , Benjaminse , A. , Welling , W. , Alferink , M. , Eppinga , P. , & Otten , B. ( 2015 ). The effects

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Nadja Schott and Maike Tietjens

physical activity. The development of a structural model illustrating the mediating effects of social support and falls efficacy on the relationship between falls and physical activity will help health care professionals to predict risk factors of falls that can be compromised by residing in an assisted

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Kleverton Krinski, Daniel G. S. Machado, Luciana S. Lirani, Sergio G. DaSilva, Eduardo C. Costa, Sarah J. Hardcastle and Hassan M. Elsangedy

and in an outdoor setting to reinforce the internal validity of this study. Second, understanding the psychophysiological responses in walking outdoors provides practical applications for health care professionals regarding exercise prescription for sedentary obese women and adds ecological validity