Category Archives: Sports

Preventing Sudden Death in Sport & Physical Activity, Second Edition Receives 5 Stars

Athlete safety and the prevention of sudden death on the field are growing concerns in sports and physical activity. That’s what makes the groundbreaking Preventing Sudden Death in Sport and Physical Activity, Second Edition by Douglas J. Casa and Rebecca … Continue reading

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“The Future of Sports Management”

Author Glenn Wong recently spoke to prospective sports professionals and students alike about “The Future of Sports Management.” Sponsored by the Association of Diversity in Sport (ADS), the event took place at the Isenberg School of Management at the University … Continue reading

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New 5-Star Review: Preventing Sudden Death in Sport and Physical Activity

Preventing Sudden Death in Sport and Physical Activity has received 5-stars from Doody’s Review Service! Reviewer Jason S. McVeigh, MS,PT, SCS, ATC, LAT from University of Tennessee at Knoxville writes: “While no single book can ever prepare clinicians for every … Continue reading

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Beware of Heat During Summer Sports – Author Doug Casa on The Today Show 8/15/11

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New Releases in CourseSmart: Health Science & Health Administration

New CourseSmart Releases in Health Science: Pfeiffer, Concepts of Athletic Training, 6e (http://www.coursesmart.com/9781449637378) Focuses on the care and management of sport and activity related injuries while presenting key concepts in a comprehensive, logically sequential manner. Greenberg, Exploring the Dimensions of … Continue reading

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Casa & KSI Honor 10 Year Anniversary of Korey Stringer’s Death

From the Korey Stringer Institute: August 1, 2011 marked the 10-year anniversary of the passing of Korey Stringer, a Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman who passed away due to exertional heat stroke. Since the time of his death, Korey’s wife, Kelci … Continue reading

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Expert Aims to Prevent Sudden Death in Sport

“On August 8, 1985, somewhere between 11:00 and 11:10 p.m. EST, the path of my life unfurled in front of me. I have nearly no memory of approximately 6 hours of my life, while I was in a coma, due … Continue reading

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