Pediatric Sports Medicine for Primary Care / Edition 2

Pediatric Sports Medicine for Primary Care / Edition 2

by Richard B. Birrer, Bernard Griesemer, Mary B. Cataletto
     
 

This book combines the needs of pediatric, adolescent, and young adult athletes with practical, clinically useful information needed by primary care practitioners to guide and treat this athletic population. Chapters follow a standard format completely supported by easy-to-use illustrations and tables. Comprehensive and detailed, its focus is on the content

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Overview

This book combines the needs of pediatric, adolescent, and young adult athletes with practical, clinically useful information needed by primary care practitioners to guide and treat this athletic population. Chapters follow a standard format completely supported by easy-to-use illustrations and tables. Comprehensive and detailed, its focus is on the content necessary to pass the CAQ in Sports Medicine offered by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) and the American Board of Family Practitioners (ABFP).

A Brandon-Hill recommended title.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781731591
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
604
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Contributing Authors
Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
1The Sports Medicine Physician3
2The Preparticipation Physical Examination9
3Growth and Maturation: Applications to Children and Adolescents in Sports39
4Sports Nutrition59
5Ergogenic Aids68
6Strength Training and Endurance Training for the Young Athlete83
7Environmental Conditions and Youth Sports95
8Protective and Supportive Equipment103
9Psychosocial Aspects of Sports Participation117
10Medical-Legal Issues in Pediatric Sports Medicine130
11Infectious Illnesses141
12Dermatology151
13Amenorrhea in the Adolescent Athlete160
14Diabetes Mellitus in Young Athletes166
15Gastrointestinal Problems in Young Athletes171
16Cardiopulmonary Problems in Children and Adolescents176
17Sudden Death in Young Athletes182
18Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm and Asthma: Implications for the School-Aged Athlete191
19Exercise-Induced Anaphylaxis200
20Obesity204
21Epilepsy and the Young Athlete208
22Renal Problems211
23Hematology in Young Athletes216
24Scoliosis222
25Special Considerations for Athletes with Disabilities226
26Principles of Healing and Rehabilitation235
27The Management of On-Field and Catastrophic Injuries250
28Head Injuries266
29Cervical Spine Injuries291
30Back Pain and Injuries306
31Chest and Abdominal Trauma326
32Shoulder Injuries335
33Elbow Injuries350
34Hand and Wrist Injuries367
35Thigh, Hip, and Pelvis Injuries385
36Knee and Leg Injuries405
37Ankle Injuries417
38Foot Injuries431
39Special Problem Areas455
App. A: Interim History481
App. B: Preparticipation Physical Evaluation483
App. C: Preparticipation Physical Evaluation Clearance Form488
App. D: Growth Charts and Body Mass Indices490
App. EPosition Stands of the American College of Sports Medicine495
App. FPostexposure Prophylaxis for Human Immunodeficiency Virus496
Subject Index499

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