Sports Injuries: New Edition

Paperback | April 1, 2011

EditorMichael Hutson, Cathy Speed

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The current high profile in the UK of sports and exercise medicine has been reflected in recent years by its acceptance as a stand-alone specialty and the development of the faculty of sports and exercise medicine. Written by a truly multinational list of contributors who work within, andrepresent the cutting edge of the discipline, Sports Injuries is in full colour throughout and contains hundreds of illustrations to aid diagnosis and understanding. It is organised by anatomical region and by sport, and also covers basic sciences such as functional anatomy, tissue injury andrepair, and principles of examination and treatment to further enhance understanding.Based on the 2001 title Sports Injuries: Recognition and Management 3rd edition, also edited by Michael Hutson, this textbook will be invaluable to those clinicians who are involved with, or anticipate involvement with, sports people and those exercising for health benefits or for pleasure, many ofwhom will be in need of expert advice following injury. Professionals whose careers lead them into regular contact with the exercising public, whether it is as therapists, coaches, trainers, administrators or executives, will also wish to find a place on their bookshelves for this comprehensive texton the adverse consequences of exercise.

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The current high profile in the UK of sports and exercise medicine has been reflected in recent years by its acceptance as a stand-alone specialty and the development of the faculty of sports and exercise medicine. Written by a truly multinational list of contributors who work within, andrepresent the cutting edge of the discipline, Sp...

Dr Michael Hutson has enjoyed a combined independent and NHS practice in sports injuries and musculoskeletal medicine for over 30 years. Kick-started by his role as Medical Officer to Nottingham Forest FC managed by Brian Clough during the European Cup winning years, his medical practice has subsequently incorporated roles as teacher...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:576 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0.07 inPublished:April 1, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199533903

ISBN - 13:9780199533909

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Table of Contents

BASIC SCIENCETissue injury and repair1.1 Tendon and ligament biochemistry and pathology1.2 Muscle1.3 Meniscus1.4 The intervertebral disc and the spine1.5 Articular cartilage1.6 Bone1.7 TrainingBiomechanics1.8 Principles of biomechanics and their use in the analysis of injuries and technique1.9 Gait analysis1.10 Epidemiology and injury surveillance in sports medicineCLINICAL PRINCIPLESDiagnostics2.1 Assessment and management2.2 Radiology2.3 Neurophysiological investigation of injuries sustained in sportManagement2.4 Therapeutic modalities2.5 Pharmacological pain management in sports injuries2.6 Injection therapies in sports injuries2.7 Orthotics2.8 Physiotherapy and rehabilitation2.9 Surgical issues in sports medicineREGIONAL INJURIES3.1 Ocular sports injuries3.2 Intracranial injuries3.3 Oral and maxillofacial sports injuries3.4 Regional injuries of the cervical spine3.5 Injuries to the shoulder3.6 Injuries to the elbow and forearm3.7 Injuries to the thoracolumbar spine and thorax3.8 Injuries to the pelvis, hip and thigh3.9 Orthopaedic injuries to the hand and wrist3.10 Soft tissue conditions of the hand and wrist3.11 Injuries to the lower leg3.12 Knee injuries3.13 Ankle injuries3.14 Injuries to the footSPECIAL CONSIDERATIONSSpecial groups4.1 Sports injuries in older people4.2 Sports injuries in children4.3 Injuries in the female athlete4.4 Disability sportEmergency medical care of on-field injuries4.5 Emergency medical care of on-field injuriesSport-specific injuries4.6 Injuries in swimming and related aquatic sports4.7 Triathlon injuries4.8 Running injuries4.9 Injuries in field (throwing and jumping) events4.10 Golf injuries4.11 Injuries in gymnastics4.12 Cycling injuries4.13 Injuries in netball and basketball4.14 Rowing injuries4.15 Cricket injuries4.16 Soccer injuries4.17 Injuries in rugby union4.18 Boxing injuries4.19 Skiing injuries4.20 Tennis injuries4.21 Badminton injuries4.22 Squash injuries