Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries / Edition 1
  • Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries / Edition 1
  • Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries / Edition 1

Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries / Edition 1

by Roald Bahr, Sverre Maehlum, Tommy Bolic
     
 

Superbly illustrated with more than 400 full-color illustrations and 120 photos, Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries is an outstanding guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries. See and learn how to evaluate and treat a wide range of sports injuries and to handle each step in the injury management

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Superbly illustrated with more than 400 full-color illustrations and 120 photos, Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries is an outstanding guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries. See and learn how to evaluate and treat a wide range of sports injuries and to handle each step in the injury management process. You'll also learn how to prescribe rehabilitation exercises to your patients.

With its color photos, superb medical illustrations created by Tommy Bolic, and useful X rays, Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries clearly presents various injury types, injury mechanisms, and treatment methods. And as a bonus, all these visual materials are included on the accompanying CD-ROM for use in lectures and presentations.

Internationally recognized sports medicine specialists Roald Bahr, MD, PhD, and Sverre Maehlum, MD, PhD, use a problem-oriented approach to focus on the management of acute and chronic injuries, whether they occur during competition, exercise, recreation, or other forms of physical activity. The editors logically guide you through the injury management process, beginning with the problem presented by the patient, followed by the diagnoses and treatment options.

Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries has the following features:

-New medical illustrations and rehabilitation exercise drawings

-A CD-ROM containing outstanding artwork from the book

-Illustrated exercises throughout the book
Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries is a well-organized, easy-to-understand, and richly illustrated text for general practitioners and sports medicine specialists—anyone who needs to know how to diagnose and treat sports injuries of all kinds.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736041171
Publisher:
Human Kinetics Publishers
Publication date:
10/13/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Types and Causes of Injuries

Chapter 2. Treating Sports Injuries

Chapter 3. Preventing Sports Injuries

Chapter 4. Head and Face

-Head Injuries

-Facial Injuries

-Rehabilitation of Head Injuries
Chapter 5. Neck and Back

-Acute Neck and Back Injuries

-Neck Pain

-Back Pain

-Rehabilitation
Chapter 6. Chest and Abdomen

-Chest Injuries

-Abdominal Injuries
Chapter 7. Shoulder

-Acute Shoulder Injuries

-Chronic Shoulder Disorders

-Rehabilitation of Shoulder Injuries
Chapter 8. Elbow and Arm

-Acute Elbow Injuries

-Elbow Overuse Injuries

-Rehabilitation of Elbow Injuries
Chapter 9. Wrist, Hand, and Fingers

-Hand and Wrist Injuries

-Finger Injuries

-Rehabilitation of Hand and Finger Injuries
Chapter 10. Pelvis, Groin, and Hips

-Acute Injuries to the Pelvis, Groin, and Hips

-Pain in the Pelvic, Inguinal, and Hip Region

-Rehabilitation of Injuries to the Pelvis, Groin, and Hips
Chapter 11. Thigh

-Acute Thigh Injuries

-Thigh Pain

-Rehabilitation of Thigh Injuries
Chapter 12. Knee

-Acute Knee Injuries

-Knee Pain

-Rehabilitation of Knee Injuries
Chapter 13. Lower Leg

-Acute Lower Leg Injuries

-Chronic Lower Leg Pain

-Rehabilitation of Lower Leg Injuries
Chapter 14. Ankle

-Acute Ankle Injuries

-Pain in the Ankle Region

-Rehabilitation of Ankle Injuries
Chapter 15. Foot

-Acute Foot Injuries

-Foot Pain

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