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.
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.
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.
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.