The Team Physician's Handbook / Edition 3

The Team Physician's Handbook / Edition 3

by Morris B. Mellion, Guy L. Shelton, Margot Putukian, Christopher Madden
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560534419

ISBN-13: 9781560534419

Pub. Date: 12/07/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The third edition of Team Physician's Handbook covers a wide range of subjects, problems and considerations pertinent to the well-being of the athlete. The book is done in the outline format, which is ideal for quick scanning and retrieval of needed information.

• Outline format allows quick and easy access to information
• Liberal use of bold type

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The third edition of Team Physician's Handbook covers a wide range of subjects, problems and considerations pertinent to the well-being of the athlete. The book is done in the outline format, which is ideal for quick scanning and retrieval of needed information.

• Outline format allows quick and easy access to information
• Liberal use of bold type highlights topic headings and critical points
• Authors comprise the most highly regarded authorities in sports medicine in the U.S.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560534419
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/07/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
804
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.56(d)

Table of Contents

I. MEDICAL SUPERVISION OF THE ATHLETE
1. The Team Physician
2. The Certified Athletic Trainer and the Training Room
3. Team Hygiene and Personal Equipment
4. The Role of Rules and Officials
5. The Preparticipation Physical Evaluation
6. Injuries and Emergencies on the Field
7. Sports Nutrition

II. SPECIAL POPULATIONS
8. Youth Sports Issues
9. The High School Athlete: Setting Up a High School Sports Medicine Program
10. Women in Sports
11. The Senior Athlete
12. Medical Coverage for Special Olympic Events

III. CONDITIONING
13. Preseason Conditioning: Aerobic Power
14. Offseason Resistance Training
15. Preseason Conditioning: Flexibility

IV. ENVIRONMENT
16. Safe Exercise in the Heat and Heat Injuries
17. Safe Exercise in the Cold and Cold Injuries
18. Sports Surfaces
19. High-Altitude Training and Competition

V. BEHAVIORAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL PROBLEMS
20. The Role of Sports Psychology/Psychiatry
21. Drugs and Doping in Athletes
22. Sports Supplements
23. Eating Disorders
24. Overtraining
25. Exercise Dependence

VI. GENERAL MEDICAL PROBLEMS
26. Infections in Athletes
27. Gastrointestinal Problems
28. Anemia in Athletes
29. Renal and Genitourinary Problems
30. The Diabetic Athlete
31. The Athlete’s Heart
32. The Hypertensive Athlete
33. Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm, Anaphylaxis, and Urticaria
34. Epilepsy and the Athlete
35. Headaches in the Athlete
36. Skin Problems in Athletes

VII. INJURY PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT
37. Musculoskeletal Injuries in Sports
38. Comprehensive Rehabilitation of the Athlete
39. Head Injuries
40. Neck Injuries
41. Eye Injuries in Sports: Evaluation, Management, and Prevention
42. Maxillofacial Injuries
43. Shoulder Injuries
44. Elbow Injuries
45. Hand and Wrist Injuries
46. Athletic Injuries of the Thorax and Abdomen
47. Thoracic and Lumbosacral Spine Injuries
48. Pelvis, Hip, and Thigh Injuries
49. Knee Injuries
50. Ankle and Leg Injuries
51. Stress Fractures
52. Foot Problems
53. Taping and Bracing

VIII. SPECIFIC SPORTS
54. Football
55. Volleyball
56. Soccer
57. Basketball
58. Wrestling
59. Swimming and Diving
60. Baseball and Softball
61. Track and Field
62. Gymnastics
63. Bicycling
64. Golf
65. Tennis
66. Alpine Skiing
67. Cross Country Skiing
68. Ice Hockey
69. Martial Arts
70. Dance
71. Administration and Medical Management of Mass Participation Endurance Events
72. Field Hockey
73. Lacrosse
74. Rowing
75. In-Line Skating, Skate Boarding, and Bicycle Motorcross
76. Rugby

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