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The abdomen 

The abdomen
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The abdomen
DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199602674.003.0049
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date: 18 August 2018

Introduction 176

Anatomy 178

Preparation and risk management 180

Trauma 182

Non-traumatic emergencies 188

Minor injuries and conditions 192

Assessment of the abdomen is a key part of the initial approach to an injured or unwell athlete and should be examined as part of the evaluation of circulation...

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