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Emily Kroshus, Jessica Wagner, David L. Wyrick and Brian Hainline

, & Gross, 2016 ). Early and appropriate mental health care is critical for limiting the morbidity of mental illness ( Kessler et al., 2007 ). Barriers to care seeking are often heightened among athletes due to perceived stigma or a belief that care seeking would decrease athletic participation

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Margaret C. Morrissey, Michael R. Szymanski, Andrew J. Grundstein and Douglas J. Casa

may influence the risk of this condition. Health care professionals responsible for overseeing patients with heat-related emergencies must be properly educated on these risk factors. Implementation and education on these key factors will keep athletes, laborers, and war fighters safe and reduce the

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Lia Grego Muniz de Araújo, Bruna Camilo Turi, Bruna Locci, Camila Angélica Asahi Mesquita, Natália Bonicontro Fonsati and Henrique Luiz Monteiro

outside the context of primary health care. Thus, the purpose of this study was to investigate the patterns of PA and screen time among children and adolescents aged 7–12 years, users of Brazilian National Health System (BNHS). Patients and Methods Sample and Sampling This cross-sectional study was

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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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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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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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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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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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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