Practical Guide to Sports Injuries

Practical Guide to Sports Injuries

by Malcolm T. F. Read
     
 

This book is a practical guide to the diagnosis and management of sports injuries, from the author of the successful Sports Injuries: a unique guide to self-diagnosis and rehabilitation.

• A practical guide to the diagnosis and management of sports injuries.
• Offers a quick reference to sports injuries for each anatomical area.

Overview

This book is a practical guide to the diagnosis and management of sports injuries, from the author of the successful Sports Injuries: a unique guide to self-diagnosis and rehabilitation.

• A practical guide to the diagnosis and management of sports injuries.
• Offers a quick reference to sports injuries for each anatomical area.
• Provides a comprehensive guide to the common and not so common injuries.
• Features popular rehabilitation ladders that can be given to patients for guidance on training with an injury.
• Covers the most common examination techniques as well as tips for team doctors.

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Read, an orthopedic and sports physician and former Olympic athlete leads medical specialists through the diagnosis and management of sports related injuries. Sections on anatomical regions cover differential diagnosis, history, signs and symptoms, investigations, treatment options, and rehabilitation. He also offers practical advice on team doctoring. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750632515
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/07/2000
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
19.00(w) x 25.00(h) x (d)

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