ABC of Sports Medicine / Edition 2 available in Paperback
ABC of Sports Medicine has established itself as a comprehensive review of sports medicine and sports science for the nonspecialist. The second edition has been thoroughly revised and benefits from the addition of new chapters on: setting up an exercise laboratory; fluid balance during exercise; risk assessment; groin and ocular injuries; also, new illustrations; and the consolidation of information using helpful summary boxes and key references.
Table of Contents
1 Nature, Prevention and Management of Injury.
2 Head Injury.
3 Management of the Acutely Injured Joint.
4 Musculosketal Injuries in Athletes.
6 Respiratory Limitations to Aerobic Performance.
7 The Overtraining Syndrome.
8 Sudden Death.
9 Setting up an Exercise Laboratory in a General Hospital.
10 Drugs in Sport.
11 Active in Later Life.
12 Water Sports.
13 Sport and Disability.
14 Temperature and Performance: Heat.
15 Temperature and Performance: Cold.
16 Groin Pain.
17 Team Medical Care.
18 Eye Injuries in Sport.
19 Risks of Injury - an Overview.
20 Injury of the Face and Jaw.
21 Physiotherapy, Sports injury, and the Reacquisition of Fitness.
22 Immediate Management of Severe Injuries.
23 Fluid Balance During Exercise.
24 Benefits of Exercise in Health and Disease.
25 Nutrition, Energy Metabolism and Ergogenic Supplements.
26 The Female Athlete Triad.