Athletic Training and Sports Medicine
Jones & Bartlett Learning, 1999 - Medical - 925 pages
Completely revised and expanded, this comprehensive guide will benefit everyone who treats athletic injuries, including primary care physicians, sports physical therapists, orthopaedic surgeons, and physician assistants. The collaboration of athletic trainers and sports medicine physicians brings you a balanced, in-depth review.This new edition guides you through anatomy, types of injuries, and suggested treatment and rehabilitation programs for sports related injuries in 12 anatomic areas. It also includes medical conditions that impact the entire body. You'll explore common sports injuries, acute treatment, and rehabilitation.This text, now in its third edition, has been a dynamic text for both the practicing athletic trainer and student athletic trainer for many years. This newest edition, which captures the essence of the two previous editions without narrowing their scope, focuses on current sports medicine issues and necessary updates.
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Roles Relationships and Organizations
Anatomy and Physiology of
Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary
SportsRelated Injuries and Tissue Response
Chest and Thorax Injuries
Pelvis Hip and Thigh Injuries
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