athletic trainer

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ath·le·tic train·er

, athletic therapist (ath-let'ik trān'ĕr, thāră-pist)
One who is skilled in the prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.

athletic trainer

(ath-let′ik)
A person who has completed educational and clinical experiences and is capable of working with athletes and others involved in strenuous physical activity and their environment to help prevent injuries, advise them concerning appropriate equipment, clinically diagnose injuries, administer emergency treatment, determine if specialized medical care is required, and rehabilitate those with injuries. Athletic trainers work under the direction of licensed physicians. In most states, athletic trainers must be licensed to practice.
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This paper presents a short summary of doctoral thesis that proposes the use of computational intelligence algorithms for the development of an Artificial Sport Trainer.
Contrary, the thesis [3] proposes a concept of an intelligent system called Artificial Sport Trainer (AST) for the training purposes of athletes.
Resulting plans of the first application have then been compared to the plans, created by a real sport trainer. Comparison showed that the AST can be used for planning sport trainings sessions, according to the TRIMP indicator with confidence of 0.1.
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