Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Principles and Practice

Editors: Margheritini, Fabrizio, Rossi, Roberto (Eds.)

  • Gives an update to the main issues in sports traumatology and orthopedics, involving different body sections Examines relevant problems such as emergencies on the field, pathologies of the upper and lower extremity, spine and hip problems in athletes Written by a multidisciplinary team of experts Serves as an essential book for orthopedic surgeons, physiotherapists, general practitioners, personal and athletic trainers

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About this book

Aim of this book is to give an update on the main issues in sports traumatology and orthopedics, involving different body sections.

Exploring the most important aspects of sports medicine - from anatomy to normal movements description, from diagnosis to sports injuries treatment, from conservative to surgical treatments - it gives a global overview of the field, describing also diagnostic tools recently introduced in this field, such as hip arthroscopy, and taking into consideration related areas like nutrition, prevention, training and rehabilitation.

The single chapters deals with relevant problems such as emergencies on the field, pathologies of the upper and lower extremity, spine problems in athletes. Each injury is approached on the basis of both the specific body area and of the different sports/activities.

Written by a multidisciplinary team of experts, this volume will be a fundamental book for orthopedic surgeons, physiotherapists, general practitioners, personal and athletic trainers, offering them a useful tool for the management of most frequent injuries in sports medicine.

Table of contents (35 chapters)

  • Present and Future of Sports Medicine

    Illingworth, K. D. (et al.)

    Pages 3-19

  • The Pathophysiology of Tendon Injury

    Maffulli, N. (et al.)

    Pages 21-30

  • Pathophysiology of Muscle Injuries

    Tonino, P. M. (et al.)

    Pages 31-40

  • Pathophysiology of Ligament Injuries

    Cereatti, A. (et al.)

    Pages 41-47

  • Pathophysiology of Cartilage Injuries

    Peretti, G. M. (et al.)

    Pages 49-58

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eBook $84.99
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-88-470-1701-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Orthopedic Sports Medicine
Book Subtitle
Principles and Practice
Editors
  • Fabrizio Margheritini
  • Roberto Rossi
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Mailand
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Milan
eBook ISBN
978-88-470-1702-3
DOI
10.1007/978-88-470-1702-3
Softcover ISBN
978-88-470-1701-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 527
Topics