The Injured Athlete / Edition 3

The Injured Athlete / Edition 3

by David H. Perrin
     
 

The standard-setting guide to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of athletic injuries is now in its Third Edition. Completely revised and updated, with a new editor and additional contributors, this edition features new chapters on the back, principles of therapeutic exercise, therapeutic modalities, and preparation for athletic participation. Coverage of

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The standard-setting guide to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of athletic injuries is now in its Third Edition. Completely revised and updated, with a new editor and additional contributors, this edition features new chapters on the back, principles of therapeutic exercise, therapeutic modalities, and preparation for athletic participation. Coverage of head, neck, and maxillofacial injuries has been greatly expanded. Illustrations and photographs—many of them new to this edition—complement the text throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397515349
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments
Sect. IPrevention and Rehabilitation
1Preparation for Athletic Participation1
2Medical Concerns of the Athlete23
3Principles of Training63
4Designing Strength and Conditioning Programs93
5Principles of Therapeutic Exercise123
6Therapeutic Modalities in the Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries141
7The Psychology of Injury and Rehabilitation175
8Research Methods and Injury Surveillance in Sports Medicine187
Sect. IIEvaluation and Management
9Maxillofacial Injuries201
10Athletic Injuries to the Head and Neck223
11The Shoulder241
12The Elbow, Wrist, and Hand281
13The Back315
14The Torso, Pelvis, Hip, and Thigh329
15The Knee353
16The Leg, Ankle and Foot421
App. ASports Medicine Organizations459
App. BAccredited Athletic Training Programs461
App. CUniversity of Virginia Intercollegiate Athletics Substance Abuse Policy467
Subject Index471

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