Covers a wide range of sports injuries from head to toe, looking at cause, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation. This reference book allows professionals to reach a quick working diagnosis and provides a guide to managing the problem.
A resource offering quick access to common problems found on the ward or in the clinic, this text provides comprehensive and concise evidence-based information on diagnosing and treating sports injuries.
suitable for those in sports medicine, exercise science, and health and fitness, this manual summarizes recommended procedures for exercise testing and exercise prescription in healthy and diseased individuals. It presents the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) that must be mastered by candidates for all ACSM certifications.
Outlines management implications of observations made at clinical examination and at integrated imaging, including radiographs, ultrasound and MRI of patients presenting with sports related musculoskeletal ailments. This book aims is to define the practical implications of findings identified at MRI and ultrasound in patients with sports injuries.
Focuses on returning injured athletes to their optimal performance. This title discusses exercise principles; muscle fatigue, muscle damage, and overtraining concepts; pathophysiology of overuse injuries; core evaluation in sports-specific testing; physiological basis of exercise specific to sport; and, special considerations for the athlete.