Sports Medicine: The School Age Athlete / Edition 2

Sports Medicine: The School Age Athlete / Edition 2

by Bruce Reider
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721656730

ISBN-13: 9780721656731

Pub. Date: 08/28/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Written by national experts, the 2nd Edition of this well-received book presents a multidisciplinary approach to the care of the school-age competitive athlete. Provides comprehensive coverage of training and rehabilitation techniques, common sports injuries, and sport-specific medicine—with an emphasis on aggressive mobilization and thorough rehabilitation

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Written by national experts, the 2nd Edition of this well-received book presents a multidisciplinary approach to the care of the school-age competitive athlete. Provides comprehensive coverage of training and rehabilitation techniques, common sports injuries, and sport-specific medicine—with an emphasis on aggressive mobilization and thorough rehabilitation throughout the text. Other chapters discuss nutrition for sports and muscle and tendon injuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721656731
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Series:
Stars Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
744
Product dimensions:
7.24(w) x 10.24(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

The Foundations of Sports Medicine: Endurance Training. Strength Training. Flexibility Training. Erogenic Aids in Athletes. Physical Modalities in Rehabilitation. The Pre-Participation Exam. Nutrition. Common Sports Injuries: Muscle Injuries. Head and Neck Injuries. Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis. Shoulder Instability. Injuries Involving the Clavicle. Elbow Dislocations. Hand and Wrist Injuries. Osteochondritis Dissecans. Meniscus Tears. Collateral Ligament Injuries. Anterior Cruciate Ligament. Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries. Patellar Instability and Pain. Disorders of the Patellar Tendon. Ankle, Hindfoot, And Midfoot Injuries. Forefoot Injuries. Sport-Specific Sports Medicine: Gymnastics. Swimming. Baseball and Softball. Ballet. Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Wrestling Injuries. Football. Hockey. Basketball and Volleyball. Running. Soccer. Tennis. Skiing.

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