What Happens When a Player is Injured?

Posted by: Lubas Medical on 21st March 2014

As partners of the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff City Stadium, and Swalec Stadium, we at Lubas Medical have seen more than our share of nasty sporting injuries. We’ve provided paramedic support for football, rugby, and cricket games alike, and while you do see different injuries between the different sports, the procedure for treating an injured player is much the same regardless of which pitch you’re on.

So what exactly happens when a player sustains an injury? Here’s a step-by-step explanation from the experts:

If you want to learn how to treat sporting injuries, Lubas Medical can help. Book a place on our exclusive FASE (First Aid for Sport and Exercise) training course or, if you’re already a medical professional, try our Sports Trauma Management course.