Oxford textbook of sports medicine /

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Imprint:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994.
Description:xiii, 748 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Language:English
Series:Oxford medical publications
Subject:Sports medicine
Sports Medicine
Sports medicine.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1630520
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Other authors / contributors:Harries, Mark
ISBN:0192620096 (hbk.) : $180.00
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Man as an Athlete
  • Section 1. Sports Science
  • 1.1. Physiology
  • 1.1.1. Respiratory responses
  • 1.1.2. Skeletal muscle adaptation
  • 1.1.3. Acid-base balance
  • 1.2. Nutrition
  • 1.2.1. Energy intake
  • 1.2.2. Diet and performance
  • 1.2.3. Fluid and electrolyte
  • 1.3. Kinesiology
  • 1.3.1. Biomechanics
  • 1.3.2. Strength and speed
  • 1.4. Sports Psychology
  • 1.4.1. Sports psychology
  • 1.4.2. Acquisition of motor skills
  • 1.5. Assessment of Performance
  • 1.5.1. Anthropometry
  • 1.5.2. Cardiovascular responses
  • 1.5.3. Endurance capacity
  • 1.5.4. Anaerobic exercise
  • Section 2. Sport in the Environment
  • 2.1. Diving
  • 2.2. Immersion and hypothermia
  • 2.3. Altitude
  • 2.4. Heat and humidity
  • 2.5. Circadian rhythms
  • Section 3. Medical Aspects of Sport
  • 3.1. Physiological adaptations to exercise
  • 3.1.1. Cardiovascular adaptations
  • 3.1.2. Skeletal adaptations
  • 3.1.3. Hormonal adaptations
  • 3.2. Illnesses in Sport
  • 3.2.1. Sudden cardiac death
  • 3.2.2. Exercise-induced asthma
  • 3.2.3. Diseases of the skin
  • 3.2.4. Infectious diseases
  • 3.3. Miscellaneous Medical Questions
  • 3.3.1. Drugs in sport
  • 3.3.2. Gender verification
  • Section 4. Acute Sports Injuries
  • 4.1. Foreword
  • 4.2. The Knee
  • 4.2.1. Introduction
  • 4.2.2. Meniscus
  • 4.2.3. Ligaments
  • 4.2.4. Fractures and dislocations
  • 4.2.5. Patella
  • 4.3. The Shoulder
  • 4.2.1. Intro
  • 4.3.2. Instability
  • 4.3.3. Rotator cuff
  • 4.3.4. Acromioclavicular joint
  • 4.3.5. Shoulder rehabilitation
  • 4.4. The Ankle
  • 4.4.1. Intro
  • 4.4.2. Sprain
  • 4.4.3. Acute tenon injuries (Basic science)
  • 4.4.4. ATI (Clinical approach)
  • Section 5. Chronic and Overuse Sports Injuries
  • 5.1. Foreword
  • 5.2. Stress fractures
  • 5.3. Compartment syndromes
  • 5.4. Unique overuse injuries of the knee
  • 5.5. Overuse of lumbar spine
  • Section 6. Sport Injuries of Special Groups
  • 6.1. Foreword
  • 6.2. Ageing athelete
  • 6.3. Growing athlete
  • 6.4. Athletes with disabilities
  • 6.5. Adolescent
  • Section 7. Sport Injuries - Special Problems
  • 7.1. Foreword
  • 7.2. Emergencies of musculoskeletal system
  • 7.3. Maxillo-facial injuries
  • 7.4. Injuries to spine
  • 7.6. Head injuries
  • 7.7. Injuries to wrist and carpus