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Strength and Power in Sport: Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine

Strength and Power in Sport: Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine

by Paavo Komi
     
 
Strength and Power in Sport is a new addition to the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series. The study of strength and power is one of the major components of sports science as the relationship between nerve, muscle and supporting skeleton is central to athletic performance. This broadly-based book examines all basic and applied aspects of strength and

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Strength and Power in Sport is a new addition to the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series. The study of strength and power is one of the major components of sports science as the relationship between nerve, muscle and supporting skeleton is central to athletic performance. This broadly-based book examines all basic and applied aspects of strength and power in sport, from the neurophysiology of the basic motor unit to training for specific activities. Contributions to this volume come from an international team comprised of leading physiologists, biomechanists and clinicians. The broad yet detailed content of Strength and Power in Sport covers a wide range of disciplines including sports medicine doctors, general practitioners, physical therapists, athletic trainers and coaches, and the health related professions.

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The third volume in the series examines basic and applied aspects of strength and power in sport, from the neurophysiology of the basic motor unit to training for specific activities. The audience is wide: sports medicine and general practitioners, physical therapists, athletic trainers and coaches, and health-related professionals. Distributed in N. America by Human Kinetics. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780632038060
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/15/1993
Series:
Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine Series, #7
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x (d)

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