Physical Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete / Edition 2

Physical Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete / Edition 2

by James R. Andrews, Gary L. Harrelson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721665497

ISBN-13: 9780721665498

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This edition provides ready access to practical information about the physical rehabilitation of injured athletes. Takes an in-depth look at the decisions and applications relative to rehabilitation programs. The 2nd Edition features new chapters on the rehabilitation of the lower back, the hand and wrist, and on isokinetic testing. Also includes more

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Overview

This edition provides ready access to practical information about the physical rehabilitation of injured athletes. Takes an in-depth look at the decisions and applications relative to rehabilitation programs. The 2nd Edition features new chapters on the rehabilitation of the lower back, the hand and wrist, and on isokinetic testing. Also includes more criterion-based rehabilitation protocols, enhanced coverage of aquatic rehabilitation, and an expanded appendix on knee exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721665498
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
693
Product dimensions:
7.54(w) x 10.51(h) x 1.39(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Psychologic Factors of Rehabilitation

Chapter 2: Physiologic Factors of Rehabilitation

Chapter3: Biomechanical Implications in Shoulder and Knee Rehabilitation

Chapter 4: Therapeutic Modalities as an Adjunct to Rehabilitation

Chapter 5: Measurement in Rehabilitation

Chapter 6: Range of Motion and Flexibility

Chapter 7: Principles of Rehabilitation

Chapter 8: Proprioception and Neuromuscular Control

Chapter 9: Application of Isokinetics in Testing and Rehabilitation

Chapter 10: Functional Training and Advanced Rehabilitation

Chapter 11: Plyometric Training and Drills

Chapter 12: Aquatic Rehabilitation

Chapter 13: Rehabilitation Considerations for the Female Athlete

Chapter 14: Leg, Ankle, and Foot Rehabilitation

Chapter 15: Knee Rehabilitation

Chapter 16: Hamstring, Quadriceps and Groin Rehabilitation

Chapter 17: Low Back Rehabilitation

Chapter 18: Cervical Spine Rehabilitation

Chapter 19: Shoulder Rehabilitation

Chapter 20: Elbow Rehabilitation

Chapter 21: Rehabilitation of Wrist and Hand Injuries

Appendix A: Throwers’ Ten Exercise Program

Appendix B: Interval Rehabilitation Programs

Appendix C: Upper Extremity Plyometrics

Index

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