If I didn't know anything about it, and I heard 'athletic trainer,' I would think somebody that trains an athlete.
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She also gets mistaken for a personal fitness trainer and a physical therapist.
Her associate, Justin Blankenbecler, says, "We get, 'Oh, you work in the weight room.' ...
Currently, the Utah High School Activities Association assigns medical personnel and ambulances to all state championship functions - the only events over which the association has direct supervision.
But many schools throughout the state go without such services during the season even though the first few minutes or seconds after an injury is known by sports medicine professionals as the "golden period " - the best time to evaluate any injury, before swelling, pain and muscle spasms set in.