oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - First aid: Helping the unconscious player on the field

Volume 2, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1015-5163
  • E-ISSN: 2078-516X



First Aid always demands quick recognition of signs of an injury or illness so that effective care can be rendered, but nowhere does the importance of immediate injury recognition loom as large as in unconsciousness. A number of conditions could cause unconsciousness.

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