Office Sports Medicine / Edition 2

Office Sports Medicine / Edition 2

by Morris B. Mellion
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560531207

ISBN-13: 9781560531203

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This timely guide covers the evaluation and treatment of injuries and disorders resulting from athletic activities, both competitive and recreational. In addition to musculoskeletal injuries, the book discusses other sports-related problems, many stemming from concomitant diseases in patients.  See more details below

Overview

This timely guide covers the evaluation and treatment of injuries and disorders resulting from athletic activities, both competitive and recreational. In addition to musculoskeletal injuries, the book discusses other sports-related problems, many stemming from concomitant diseases in patients.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560531203
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
395
Product dimensions:
7.32(w) x 10.29(h) x 1.08(d)

Table of Contents

The Preparticipation Evaluation of Young Athletes1
Exercise Prescription and Cardiovascular Fitness Screening12
Sports Nutrition22
Drugs and Doping in Athletes35
Thermoregulation, Heat Illness, and Safe Exercise in the Heat45
Fluids and Electrolytes for Exercise in the Heat58
Special Issues in Youth Sports65
The Athletic Woman81
Sports Psychiatry and Psychology102
Eating Disorders in Athletes113
The Athletic Heart Syndrome120
The Hypertensive Athlete127
Guidelines for Physically Active Diabetics133
"Exercise-Induced" Asthma and Related Problems139
Medical Syndromes Unique to Athletes150
Common Skin Problems in Athletes175
Principles of Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation189
Injuries to the Shoulder and Elbow: Office Evaluation and Treatment212
Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Forearm Injuries226
The Spine in Sports236
Office Management of Knee Injuries249
Tracking Problems of the Patella269
Evaluation and Treatment of the Injured Ankle283
Overuse Syndromes in Runners298
Foot Problems in Athletes318
Taping and Bracing337
Bicycling Injuries: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment355
Index375

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