Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

Athletic Footwear and Orthoses in Sports Medicine 2nd ed. 2017 Edition

Now in a revised and expanded second edition, including an expanded section on running footwear and additional sports-specific recommendations, this updated, practical resource provides a concise and 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, socks, lacing, inserts, and orthoses, this book is […]

Adaptive Sports Medicine: A Clinical Guide 1st ed. 2018 Edition

This first-of-its-kind text provides a comprehensive presentation and review of the unique aspects of adaptive sports medicine and adaptive athletes, who are increasingly active and prominent, not only individually and in local leagues and organizations but also in larger settings like the Paralympics. Divided into thematic sections, part one covers the history and natural course of the care, policies and laws that have been developed over the years for persons […]

Sport and Physical Activity in the Heat: Maximizing Performance and Safety

This unique book is the first of its kind to specifically explore the science, medicine, challenges and successful experiences of assisting those who must perform and thrive in hot conditions, with an eye toward maximizing both performance and safety. Beginning with both human and comparative physiology as it relates to coping with the heat, key concepts are subsequently elaborated, including heat acclimatization, work-to-rest ratios, hydration, sleep, the effects of altitude, […]

Adaptive Sports Medicine: A Clinical Guide 1st ed. 2018 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319565664] This first-of-its-kind text provides a comprehensive presentation and review of the unique aspects of adaptive sports medicine and adaptive athletes, who are increasingly active and prominent, not only individually and in local leagues and organizations but also in larger settings like the Paralympics. Divided into thematic sections, part one covers the history and natural course of the care, policies and laws that have been developed over the […]

Sports Medicine (Health and Medical Issues Today) 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=0313338949] Every day, newspapers and television news programs present stories on the latest controversies over healthcare and medical advances, but they do not have the space to provide detailed background on the issues. Websites and weblogs provide information from activists and partisans intent on presenting their side of a story. But where can students – or even ordinary citizens – go to obtain unbiased, detailed background on the […]

Bodybuilding Anatomy-2nd Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=1450496253] Sculpt your physique like you never thought possible! With full-color, detailed anatomical illustrations of all exercises, combined with step-by-step instructions on proper execution, Bodybuilding Anatomy is the ideal resource for gaining mass and achieving the definition you desire. Focusing on the primary muscle groups of shoulders, chest, back, arms, legs, and abdomen and targeting muscle zones and hard-to-work areas, Bodybuilding Anatomy can make the difference between bulking up and sculpting an award-winning […]

Adaptive Sports Medicine: A Clinical Guide 1st ed. 2018 Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=3319565664] This first-of-its-kind text provides a comprehensive presentation and review of the unique aspects of adaptive sports medicine and adaptive athletes, who are increasingly active and prominent, not only individually and in local leagues and organizations but also in larger settings like the Paralympics. Divided into thematic sections, part one covers the history and natural course of the care, policies and laws that have been developed over the years […]

Adaptive Sports Medicine: A Clinical Guide 1st ed. 2018 Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3319565664] This first-of-its-kind text provides a comprehensive presentation and review of the unique aspects of adaptive sports medicine and adaptive athletes, who are increasingly active and prominent, not only individually and in local leagues and organizations but also in larger settings like the Paralympics. Divided into thematic sections, part one covers the history and natural course of the care, policies and laws that have been developed over the […]

Sports Hernia and Athletic Pubalgia: Diagnosis and Treatment

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1489978534] Sports hernias are an increasingly recognized problem in athletics, presenting a challenge for team physicians and other health care providers regarding their diagnosis and management. Confusion is magnified by the various treatment methods that exist, both surgical and non-surgical. Sports Hernia and Athletic Pubalgia is the first text devoted solely to the topic of sports hernia and will examine its etiology and diagnosis, as well as how to […]

Surgical Atlas of Sports Orthopaedics and Sports Traumatology

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=3662508540] “This is probably the best atlas/textbook on sports orthopaedics available. … I recommend this book to traumatologists and orthopedic surgeons, residents, and students. It is also helpful to sports and rehabilitation specialists.” (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, May, 2015) “This surgical atlas on sports orthopedics is divided into anatomic areas, detailing the most common operations for each. … The appropriate audience is practicing sports medicine orthopedic surgeons as […]