How Does Sports Medicine Address The Demands Of Specific Athletes?
Students learn about:
- Children and young athletes
- Adult and aged athletes
- Female athletes
Students learn to:
- Analyse the implications of each of these considerations for the ways young people engage in sport and how each is managed.
- Explain the sports participation options available for aged people with medical conditions
- Assess the degree to which iron deficiency and bone density affect participation in sport.
Extract from PDHPE Stage 6 Syllabus. © 2009 Board of Studies NSW.