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Sideline Medical Supplies Cardiopulmonary Head & Neck/Neurologic

Highly Desirable General Face mask removal tool
(for sports with helmets)
Access to a telephone Semi-rigid cervical collar
Extremity splints Spine board and attachments
Ice
Oral fluid replacement
Plastic bags
Sling

Blanket Automated external defibrillator Sideline concussion
Crutches assessment protocol
Desirable Mouth guards
Sling psychrometer and tempera-
ture/humidity activity risk chart
Tape cutter

Adapted from the Consensus Statement on Sideline Preparedness for the Team Physician

There are many different sports, levels of competition, and available medical resources that must
all be considered when determining the on-site medical bag and sideline medical supplies.

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