Sports Injuries: Mechanisms, Prevention, and Treatment / Edition 1

Sports Injuries: Mechanisms, Prevention, and Treatment / Edition 1

by Freddie H. Fu, David A. Stone
     
 

ISBN-10: 0683033883

ISBN-13: 9780683033885

Pub. Date: 01/28/1994

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

New edition of a text that provides the latest advances in sports medicine, including important information the specialist needs to address injuries resulting from the rise in popularity of new sports. Coverage of a particular sport includes discussions on conditioning and, when possible, on sport-specific treatment options. The 60 contributions address evaluation,…  See more details below

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New edition of a text that provides the latest advances in sports medicine, including important information the specialist needs to address injuries resulting from the rise in popularity of new sports. Coverage of a particular sport includes discussions on conditioning and, when possible, on sport-specific treatment options. The 60 contributions address evaluation, training, and special concerns of the pediatric, aging, female, and disabled athlete; sport-specific injuries; and management and treatment of systemic and regional injuries. Contains many b&w images and charts. Edited by Freddie H. Fu and David A. Stone, both of the department of orthopedic surgery, U. of Pittsburgh.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683033885
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1040

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Sect. 1Evaluation, Training and Special Concerns
1Preseason Evaluation3
2Conditioning and Training13
3The Athletic Trainer39
4Environmental Factors in Athletic Performance55
5Biomechanics of Knee Ligaments Relating to Sports Medicine67
6Rehabilitation81
7Medical Problems of the Athlete97
8Cardiovascular Evaluation of the Athlete111
9Drugs in Sports123
10Special Concerns of the Pediatric Athlete135
11Special Concerns of the Female Athlete153
Sect. 2Sports-Specific Injuries
12Baseball191
13Basketball209
14Bicycling223
15Boxing235
16Competitive Diving261
17Cricket283
18Dance and the Arts291
19Emergency Medical Care at Sports Events307
20Equestrian315
21Fencing333
22Football349
23Golf375
24Gymnastics383
25Ice Hockey397
26Ice Skating: Figure, Speed, Long Distance; and In-Line445
27Judo and Karate-do455
28Lacrosse469
29Nordic and Alpine Skiing481
30Paragliding and Hang Gliding501
31Power Lifting, Weight Lifting, and Body Building515
32Racquet Sports531
33Rugby551
34Running565
35Scuba Diving591
36Soccer603
37Surfing625
38Swimming633
39Track and Field649
40Triathalon679
41Volleyball689
42Water Skiing701
43Wrestling715
Sect. 3Management and Treatment of Systemic and Regional Injuries
44Soft Tissue Athletic Injury733
45Diagnosis and Treatment of Dermatologic Problems in Athletes781
46Sports Neurology797
47Head Injuries813
48Treatment of Sports Eye Injuries833
49Cervical Spine and Spinal Cord Injuries853
50Lumbar Spine Injuries877
51Shoulder Injuries895
52Elbow Injuries924
53Hand and Wrist Injuries937
54Knee Injuries949
55Ankle and Foot Injuries977
56Abdominal Injuries1001
57Chest Injuries1011
Index1019

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