Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries
Superbly illustrated with more than 400 full-color illustrations and 120 photos, Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries is an outstanding guide to the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries. See and learn how to evaluate and treat a wide range of sports injuries and to handle each step in the injury management process. You'll also learn how to prescribe rehabilitation exercises to your patients.
With its color photos, superb medical illustrations created by Tommy Bolic, and useful X rays, Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries clearly presents various injury types, injury mechanisms, and treatment methods. And as a bonus, all these visual materials are included on the accompanying CD-ROM for use in lectures and presentations.
Internationally recognized sports medicine specialists Roald Bahr, MD, PhD, and Sverre Maehlum, MD, PhD, use a problem-oriented approach to focus on the management of acute and chronic injuries, whether they occur during competition, exercise, recreation, or other forms of physical activity. The editors logically guide you through the injury management process, beginning with the problem presented by the patient, followed by the diagnoses and treatment options.
Clinical Guide to Sports Injuries has the following features:
-New medical illustrations and rehabilitation exercise drawings
-A CD-ROM containing outstanding artwork from the book
-Illustrated exercises throughout the book
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Types and Causes of Injuries
Treating Sports Injuries
Preventing Sports Injuries
Head and Face
Neck and Back
Chest Injuries 145 Abdominal Injuries
Acute Shoulder Injuries 153 Chronic Shoulder Disorders 164 Rehabilitation of Shoulder Injuries
Pelvis Groin and
Acute Thigh Injuries 301 Thigh Pain 307 Rehabilitation of Thigh Injuries
Acute Knee Injuries 321 Knee Pain 340 Rehabilitation of Knee Injuries
Acute Lower Leg Injuries 363 Chronic Lower Leg Pain 375 Rehabilitation of Lower Leg Injuries
Acute Ankle Injuries 393 Pain in the Ankle Region 408 Rehabilitation of Ankle Injuries
Acute Foot Injuries 425 Foot Pain
About the Editors and Illustrator
Hand and Wrist Injuries 225 Finger Injuries 243 Rehabilitation of Hand and Finger Injuries