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Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, Sports Injury Prevention

Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, Sports Injury Prevention

by Roald Bahr
     
 

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This volume in the Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science series is a practical guide on the prevention of sports injuries. It covers all Olympic sports, plus additional sport activities with international competition, such as rugby. Focusing on reducing the potential for injuries, the book is organised by regions of the body. There are also chapters on the

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This volume in the Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science series is a practical guide on the prevention of sports injuries. It covers all Olympic sports, plus additional sport activities with international competition, such as rugby. Focusing on reducing the potential for injuries, the book is organised by regions of the body. There are also chapters on the importance of injury prevention and developing an injury prevention program within a team. The authors identify the risk factors for specific injuries in each sport, typical injury mechanisms and risks associated with training.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781444357493
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/24/2011
Series:
Olympic Handbook Of Sports Medicine , #17
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
248
File size:
6 MB

Meet the Author

Roald Bahr, MD, PhD, Sports Medicine Department, University of Sport and Physical Education, Norway

Lars Engebretsen, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairman, Orthopaedic Center, Ulleval University Hospital, Norway

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