Physical Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete / Edition 2

Physical Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete / Edition 2

by James R. Andrews, Gary L. Harrelson
     
 

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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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

Ch. 1Psychologic Factors of Rehabilitation1
Ch. 2Physiologic Factors of Rehabilitation13
Ch. 3Biomechanical Implications in Shoulder and Knee Rehabilitation34
Ch. 4Therapeutic Modalities as an Adjunct to Rehabilitation51
Ch. 5Measurement in Rehabilitation99
Ch. 6Range of Motion and Flexibility129
Ch. 7Principles of Rehabilitation157
Ch. 8Proprioception and Neuromusclar Control189
Ch. 9Application of Isokinetics in Testing and Rehabilitation216
Ch. 10Functional Training and Advanced Rehabilitation241
Ch. 11Plyometric Training and Drills265
Ch. 12Aquatic Rehabilitation295
Ch. 13Rehabilitation Considerations for the Female Athlete315
Ch. 14Leg, Ankle, and Foot Rehabilitation329
Ch. 15Knee Rehabilitation377
Ch. 16Hamstring, Quadriceps and Groin Rehabilitation429
Ch. 17Low Back Rehabilitation444
Ch. 18Cervical Spine Rehabilitation477
Ch. 19Shoulder Rehabilitation513
Ch. 20Elbow Rehabilitation590
Ch. 21Rehabilitation of Wrist and Hand Injuries619
App. AThrowers' Ten Exercise Program644
App. BInterval Rehabilitation Programs649
App. CUpper Extremity Plyometrics655
Index659

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