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Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine

Editors: Werd, Matthew B., Knight, E. Leslie (Eds.)

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  • -Central source for in-demand information on prescribing athletic footwear and orthoses.
  • -Logical approach emphasizes improving performance and preventing injury.
  • -Offers step-by-step guidelines and sport-specific recommendations.
  • -Incorporates evidence-based medicine.
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Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine is a concise manual which provides a logical approach to prescribing footwear that will maximize performance and minimize injury in athletes. From fundamentals—including athletic foot types, basic biomechanics and gait evaluation—to step-by-step guidance through assessment and prescription of shoes, inserts, and orthoses, this book is both comprehensive and easily accessible. A wealth of sport-specific recommendations and referral, coding and billing are all addressed. Photographs and drawings clearly illustrate key concepts. Wherever relevant, the authors have incorporated evidence-based medicine. By presenting essential information in a convenient format, Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine will prove to be invaluable for sports medicine physicians, podiatrists, physical therapists, and athletic trainers.

Table of contents (29 chapters)

Table of contents (29 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $44.99
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  • ISBN 978-0-387-76416-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine
Editors
  • Matthew B. Werd
  • E. Leslie Knight
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag New York
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-76416-0
DOI
10.1007/978-0-387-76416-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 400
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