Conservative Management of Sports Injuries

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Thomas E. Hyde, Marianne S. Gengenbach
Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2007 - Medical - 1173 pages
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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.
 

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it appears to be an excellent summary of musculoskeletal conditions

Contents

Section I
1
Part
3
IV
4
VI
9
Chapter
13
Chapter
15
for the Chiropractor
17
The Physiology of Exercise Physical Fitness and Cardiovascular Endurance Training
23
Common Injuries
398
Rehabilitation
406
305
463
Age Gender and Sport Considerations
839
Gynecologic Issues
847
Exercise During Pregnancy and Postpartum
853
Athletic Injuries Specific to Women
860
SportSpecific Injuries
871

Part 1
24
Training Skeletal Muscle
30
Muscle Soreness Acute and Delayed
36
The Cardiovascular System in Rest and Exercise
48
The Effect of Genetics on Physiological Responses to Exercise
54
Conservative Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries
59
Chapter 14
73
Chapter 15
251
Nimmo Technique
295
Basic Components of the GrastonTechnique
303
Research
310
Pathophysiology
315
Clinical Evaluation of Head Injury
326
Differential Diagnosis
341
Nerve Injuries in Competitive Sports
347
The Upper Extremity
353
The Lower Extremity
365
Chapter 16
375
The Cervical Spine
377
Biomechanics of Cervical Spine Injury
385
Prevention of Athletic Injuries in Female Athletes
878
Special Considerations
895
Conditioning Young Athletes
925
Lower and Upper Extremity Injuries
934
Drug Abuse in Young Athletes
941
Physical Activity and the Older Person
953
Exercise Prescriptions for Seniors
963
Special Issues in Sports Medicine
989
Skeletal Scintigraphy
998
Arthrography
1004
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
1025
A Biochemical View of Injury Care and Prevention
1067
Nutritional Supplements to Support the Antiinflammatory Diet
1081
Postinjury Nutritional Supplementation
1087
PerformanceEnhancing Drugs in Sport
1093
Increasing Endogenous Testosterone
1104
Clenbuterol and Other Beta 2Adrenergic Agonists
1113
Index
1125
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