Preventing Skin Infections: A Guide for Athletes, Coaches, and Parents


Preventing Skin Infections: A Guide for Athletes, Coaches, and Parents


The goal of this Web-based video seminar is to help protect student athletes from skin infections. The video makes extensive use of animation, special effects, graphics, and studio and on-location shooting. It is suitable for all sports with a special module devoted to the issues and procedures germane to wrestling.

Topics covered include:

  • What are skin infections?
  • How are they spread?
  • How can they be prevented?
  • How do I know if I have one?
  • How are they treated?

Site visitors can play a sneak peek video, the full web video, or can view content in text pages.


Fresh Health Innovations, LLC

Funding Sources:

National Athletic Trainers' Association; National Wrestling Coaches Association


Release Date: 2014
Review Date: 2014
Date Verified: 10/31/14
Recent Summary: October 2014
Original Summary: September 2011
Last Updated: 10/31/14

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