The Female Athlete
Mary Lloyd Ireland, Aurelia Nattiv
W.B. Saunders, 2002 - Medical - 803 pages
From sports participation to sports-specific conditions, this state-of-the-art text provides comprehensive guidance on the medical, psychological, and orthopedic issues unique to female athletes of all ages, both competitive and recreational. Expert authorities explore the history of the female athlete · psychology, physiology, and nutrition · performance issues · general medical conditions · the female athlete triad · rehabilitation · and much more.
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Participation and Historical Perspective
Epidemiology of Injuries
Social and Psychological Aspects of Athletic
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