Textbook of sports medicine : basic science and clinical aspects of sports injury and physical activity /

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Imprint:Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Science, 2003.
Description:xv, 808 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Sports medicine.
Sports Medicine.
Athletic Injuries.
Exercise -- physiology.
Exercise Therapy.
Sports medicine.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5059213
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Other authors / contributors:Kjaer, Michael.
ISBN:0632065095
Table of Contents:
  • Editors and Contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Part 1. Basic Science of Physical Activity and Sports Injuries: Principles of Training
  • 1.1. Cardiovascular and respiratory aspects of exercise--endurance training
  • 1.2. Metabolism during exercise--energy expenditure and hormonal changes
  • 1.3. Skeletal muscle: physiology, training and repair after injury
  • 1.4. Neuromuscular aspects of exercise--adaptive responses evoked by strength training
  • 1.5. Biomechanics of locomotion
  • 1.6. Connective tissue in ligaments, tendon and muscle: physiology and repair, and musculoskeletal flexibility
  • 1.7. Cartilage tissue--loading and overloading
  • 1.8. Bone tissue--bone training
  • Part 2. Aspects of Human Performance
  • 2.1. Recovery after training--inflammation, metabolism, tissue repair and overtraining
  • 2.2. Principles of rehabilitation following sports injuries: sports-specific performance testing
  • 2.3. Physical activity and environment
  • 2.4. Nutrition and fluid intake with training
  • 2.5. Ergogenic aids (doping) and phamacological injury treatment
  • Part 3. Physical activity: Health Achievements vs. Sports Injury
  • 3.1. Epidemiology and prevention of sports injuries
  • 3.2. Exercise as disease prevention
  • 3.3. Physical activity in the elderly
  • 3.4. Exercise in healthy and chronically diseased children
  • 3.5. Disabled individuals and exercise
  • Part 4. Exercise in Acute and Chronic Medical Diseases
  • 4.1. Cardiovascular and peripheral vessel diseases
  • 4.2. Exercise and infectious diseases
  • 4.3. Osteoarthritis
  • 4.4. Exercise in the treatment of type 2 and 1 diabetes
  • 4.5. Asthma and chronic airway disease
  • 4.6. Amenorrhea, osteoporosis, and eating disorders in athletes
  • 4.7. Physical activity and obesity
  • 4.8. Gastrointestinal considerations
  • Part 5. Imaging in Sports Medicine
  • 5.1. Imaging of sports injuries
  • Part 6. Sports Injury: Regional Considerations. Diagnosis and Treatment
  • 6.1. Lower leg, ankle and foot
  • 6.2. Knee
  • 6.3. Hip, groin and pelvis
  • 6.4. Head
  • 6.5. Spine
  • 6.6. Shoulder
  • 6.7. Elbow, wrist and hand
  • 6.8. Practical sports medicine
  • 7.1. Multiple Choice Answers
  • Index