Sports Trauma Management
As a fully qualified Sports Trauma Therapist qualified I can support a club throughout their match day and during training. Providing pre - match, post event treatment, massage, conventional and kinesiology taping.
I am currently working with Reading RFC and the Berkshire RFU U18's ladies squads, Reading Raiders RFLC and London Welsh RFC
I am available to work in all other areas of sports and have experience working in football, cycling and athletics can be provided on an adhoc or regular basis, then please contact me today. Terms can be discussed and negotiated on a case by case basis.
Sports like rugby and football are great, but we’ve all seen how easy it is to be injured out there on the pitch. Sports Trauma Management is nationally recognised and gives healthcare professionals the core skills that they will need to properly manage traumatic sporting injuries.
Here are some of the skills that I can provide:
Resuscitation – Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and automated external defibrillation
Airway management – Anaphylaxis, chest injury, ventilation using airway and breathing adjuncts, bag valve mask ventilation, oxygen therapy, portable suction devices
Head injury management – Concussion, head trauma, and unconsciousness
Fracture management – Injury assessment and splinting devices
Spinal injury management – Spinal injury assessment, cervical immobilisation, collar application, spinal boards, strapping
Injury assessment – Structured assessment, soft tissue injuries and patient clinical records