Sports Injuries

Author: Lars Peterson
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers
ISBN: 9780736036214
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This popular handbook comprehensively covers the prevention and treatment of sports injuries, and is thus essential reading for all athletes, trainers, physio-therapists and doctors The book covers all international sports and features extensive use of action photographs.

The Anatomy of Sports Injuries

Author: Brad Walker
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 9781556436666
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"At once profound, spiritual, and witty, Master of the Three Ways is a remarkable work about human nature, the essence of life, and how to live simply and with awareness. In three hundred and fifty-seven verses, the author, Hung Ying-ming a seventeenth-century Chinese sage explores good and evil, honesty and deception, wisdom and foolishness, and heaven and hell. He draws from the wisdom of the Three Creeds Taoism, Confucianism, and Zen Buddhism to impress upon us that by combining simple elegance with the ordinary, we can make our lives artistic and poetic. This sense, along with a particular understanding of Zen that makes art from the simple in everyday life, has permeated Chinese and Japanese culture to this day. The work is divided into two books. The first generally deals with the art of living in society and the second is concerned with man's solitude and contemplations of nature. These themes repeatedly spill over into each other, creating multiple levels of meaning."

Fundamentals of Sports Injury Management

Author: Marcia K. Anderson
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781732727
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Completely revised Second Edition provides a foundation for the prevention, recognition, assessment, management, disposition, and rehabilitation of sports-related injuries and illnesses as it integrates basic medical concepts with relevant scientific information. This book speaks to students in coaching, exercise science, recreation and teacher education, for learning what to do as the first on-site respondent to a sports-related injury. Guidelines are provided to help identify common conditions initially cared-for on-site, and when to know to refer an individual to advanced care. The text contains major revisions and includes illustrations and additional tables. Connection Website: connection.LWW.com/go/andfund.

The Injured Athlete

Author: David H. Perrin
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780397515349
Format: PDF, Docs
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The standard-setting guide to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of athletic injuries is now in its Third Edition. Completely revised and updated, with a new editor and additional contributors, this edition features new chapters on the back, principles of therapeutic exercise, therapeutic modalities, and preparation for athletic participation. Coverage of head, neck, and maxillofacial injuries has been greatly expanded. Illustrations and photographs--many of them new to this edition--complement the text throughout.

Therapeutic Exercise for Musculoskeletal Injuries 4th Edition

Author: Houglum, Peggy A.
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 1450468837
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Updated with the latest in contemporary science and peer-reviewed data, Therapeutic Exercise for Musculoskeletal Injuries, Fourth Edition, prepares students for real-world applications while serving as a referential cornerstone for experienced rehabilitation clinicians.

Sports Injuries

Author: Lars Peterson
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1498725422
Format: PDF
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As more and more people realize the cardiovascular, metabolic, and muscular benefits that regular physical activity provides, the risk for potential injury also increases. In order to provide successful treatment, all persons involved in the management of injury must have a thorough understanding of the healing process of the various tissues and also be familiar with the demands of different types of sports. Written by two world-renowned experts, Sports Injuries, Fourth Edition comprehensively covers the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries. Essential reading for all athletes, coaches/trainers, physiotherapists, and doctors, the updated edition of this highly popular and well-established textbook skillfully integrates scientific background and evidence with practical application. Topics covered include: Individual risk factors for sports injuries Effects of physical inactivity on the tissues Head and face injuries in sport Cervical, thoracic and abdominal injuries in sport Back and spine injuries in sport Outdoor activities during extreme conditions Sports injuries of the lower and upper extremities Injuries in sport for the disabled Richly illustrated with more than 650 color drawings and photographs, this book covers injuries resulting from the full range of international sports. For each type of injury examined, it details the symptoms, mechanism of injury, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation protocols, and key points—clearly stating what both non-medical and medical professionals should do in each case of injury. This easy-to-follow textbook features a glossary of key terms and protocols with rehabilitation exercises to provide readers with a solid understanding about how to effectively treat, rehabilitate, and prevent sports injuries.

Conservative Management of Sports Injuries

Author: Thomas E. Hyde
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763732523
Format: PDF, ePub
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This book embraces the philosophy of active conservative care and encourages a multidisciplinary team approach to the treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. In addition to site specific sports injuries, including ankle, spine, knee, and shoulder injuries, chapters address the sports medicine aspects of medicolegal issues, diagnostic imaging, strength and conditioning, nutrition, and anabolic steroid use in sports. Includes specific recommendations for women, young athletes, and seniors.

Psychological Bases of Sport Injuries

Author: David Pargman
Publisher: Fitness Information Technology
ISBN: 9781885693754
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Experts in their field, the contributors offer their valuable insights into the complex intersection of sport psychology and injury, citing current research as well as real-life experience. New and updated chapters address an array of important topics and are grouped into relevant sections: Preventing athletic injury; Rehabilitating the injured athlete; counselling the injured athlete; Issues for coaches; and Special considerations and case studies.

Fundamentals of Athletic Training

Author: Lorin Cartwright
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 0736083731
Format: PDF
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This work explains concepts in athletic training and presents injuries and illnesses encountered by certified athletic trainers. The book discusses various conditions, illnesses and diseases along with information on nutrition and the effects of therapeutic, recreational and performance-enhancing drug use.