Sports Medicine Handbook / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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A practical handbook on sports medicine. Provides easy to obtain reference information. Emphasis is given to the practical aspects of the subject such as stretching and warm up principles, strapping, examination techniques,. The areas of the body most susceptible to injury will be covered with respect to anatomy and management including rehabilitation.
|Product dimensions:||6.50(w) x 9.55(h) x 1.44(d)|
Table of Contents
Sports medicine and science.
1.Principles of training.
2.Stretching and warm up principles.
3.Drugs/medicines and sport.
4.Ergogenic aids, steriods and their use and abuse.
5.Women and sport.
7.Travelling with a team.
8.Management of acute injuries.
9.Foot and ankle.
10.Acute knee/thigh injuries.
11.Chronic knee pain.
12.Lumber and thoracic, spine, hamstrings.
14.Head and neck injuries.
15.Hand and wrist.
16.Elbow and forearm.
19.Use of orthoses/inserts.
20.Use of braces and protection.
21.Strapping and taping in sport.
22.Principles of rehabilitation