Year Book of Sports Medicine

Year Book of Sports Medicine

by Roy J. Shephard
     
 

From Roy Shephard: ". . . Not only does a team of top international experts select the very best articles from a bewildering plethora of recent information, but their expert critique of the individual papers allows readers to weigh their limitations and understand findings that can enhance their current medical practice." There's no faster or easier way to stay… See more details below

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From Roy Shephard: ". . . Not only does a team of top international experts select the very best articles from a bewildering plethora of recent information, but their expert critique of the individual papers allows readers to weigh their limitations and understand findings that can enhance their current medical practice." There's no faster or easier way to stay informed! The Year Book of Sports Medicine brings you abstracts of articles carefully selected from more than 500 journals worldwide. Expert commentaries evaluate the clinical importance of each article and discuss its application to your practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416057338
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/27/2009
Series:
Year Books Series, #2009
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Journals Represented     xi
Introduction     xiii
Can Sports Physicians Play a Role in Controlling the Obesity Epidemic?     xix
Fracture Epidemiology and Injury Prevention     1
Injuries of the Head, Neck, Chest, and Abdomen     73
Injuries of the Shoulder, Upper, and Lower Limbs     55
Physical Activity, Fitness, Training, and Overtraining     83
Muscle Performance, Training, and Proprioceptioti     129
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Immune Function     161
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disorders     201
Other Disorders, Including Osteoporosis     233
Children, Women, and Aging     263
Environmental Factors, Ergogenic Aids, and Doping     303
Subject Index     361
Author Index     377

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