Preparing for August in January: Putting Your Heat Policy Into Action
Each year athletes die due to Exertional Heat Illness. Exertional Heat Stroke is 100% preventable. This presentation will review current literature concerning EHI and EAPs. We will also work to help athletic trainers overcome the barriers to using appropriate methods in the prevention of EHI, including the use of core temperature assessment devices, cold water immersion, and wet bulb globe temperature.