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Sports injuries & medicine

See below for a selection of the latest books from Sports injuries & medicine category. Presented with a red border are the Sports injuries & medicine books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Sports injuries & medicine books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Workplace Concepts for Athletic Trainers

Workplace Concepts for Athletic Trainers

Author: Stephanie M. Mazerolle Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/08/2020

Athletic trainers often find themselves immersed in organizations that can critically influence the way in which they fulfill their professional obligations. The workplace can offer many situations that are challenging, particularly for those athletic trainers who are transitioning into clinical practice. With that in mind, Workplace Concepts for Athletic Trainers provides readers with clear and meaningful information that addresses common concepts and issues that occur in the workplace. The topics selected are a reflection of those covered in the literature as problematic yet identifiable and manageable. Each chapter begins with learning objectives and includes a discussion of the issue itself, how it manifests (sources and antecedents), and strategies and solutions to address the concern. Inside Workplace Concepts for Athletic Trainers, Drs. Stephanie M. Mazerolle and William A. Pitney have infused each chapter with case studies to help readers apply the information presented. The conclusion of each chapter contains a summary, questions for review, and suggested readings to reinforce learning. The recommendations and information presented are designed to improve the workplace culture and climate and provide readers with practical suggestions for dealing with workplace issues. Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efacultylounge.com for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom. Workplace Concepts for Athletic Trainers is a must-have for any athletic training student transitioning into clinical practice or a clinician seeking help for common issues that occur in the workplace.

Therapeutic Modalities for AT'S

Therapeutic Modalities for AT'S

Author: F.A. Davis Company Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/08/2020

This easy-to-read and easy-to-comprehend book covers every therapeutic modality relevant to athletic trainers, as defined by the NATA Role Delineation Study. Covers all the specific competencies related to the theory, application, effects, and administrative considerations in the application of therapeutic modalities described in the NATA Board of Certification Role Delineation Study.

Therapeutic Modalities

Therapeutic Modalities

Author: F.A. Davis Company Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/08/2020

New chapters and a significant redesign are among the prominent changes in the revised, expanded and totally reorganised 3rd edition of this leading therapeutic modalities book. New content includes fluidotherapy, hyperberic oxygen therapy and magnet therapy as well as administrative considerations.

Orthopedic Taping, Wrapping, Bracing, and Padding

Orthopedic Taping, Wrapping, Bracing, and Padding

Author: Joel W. Beam Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/08/2020

Comprehensive coverage--now in full color! Master the art and science of taping, wrapping, bracing, and padding techniques for the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of common athletic injuries and conditions. Step by step, Joel Beam, EdD, ATC/L, details multiple methods--not just the most popular approach--for many procedures. Insightful discussions develop the critical-thinking skills you need to meet the needs of the client. You'll also learn which technique to use based on the injury/condition and how to analyze the effectiveness of the technique.

Complete Guide to Respiratory Care in Athletes

Complete Guide to Respiratory Care in Athletes

Complete Guide to Respiratory Care in Athletes introduces the respiratory system and its function during exercise. It considers the main respiratory conditions affecting athletes and delivers practical advice for the management of respiratory issues in athletic populations. With contributions from leading international experts, the book discusses fundamental scientific principles and provides pragmatic 'hands-on' clinical guidance to enable practical application. Each chapter includes useful pedagogical features such as case studies and guides for carrying out assessments. The book covers wide a range of topics, including: respiratory system function during exercise impact of the environment on the upper and lower airways asthma related issues in athletes allergic rhinitis in athletes exercise induced laryngeal obstruction exercise induced dysfunctional breathing paterns respiratory muscle training role of screening for respiratory issues in athletes assessing and dealing with respiratory infections in athletes. This text is key reading for both newly qualified and established medical, scientific and therapy practitioners who are working with athletes with respiratory issues. It is also a valuable resource for students of sports medicine, sports therapy, and sport and exercise science courses.

Complete Guide to Respiratory Care in Athletes

Complete Guide to Respiratory Care in Athletes

Author: John W. (School of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Kent, UK) Dickinson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/07/2020

Complete Guide to Respiratory Care in Athletes introduces the respiratory system and its function during exercise. It considers the main respiratory conditions affecting athletes and delivers practical advice for the management of respiratory issues in athletic populations. With contributions from leading international experts, the book discusses fundamental scientific principles and provides pragmatic 'hands-on' clinical guidance to enable practical application. Each chapter includes useful pedagogical features such as case studies and guides for carrying out assessments. The book covers wide a range of topics, including: respiratory system function during exercise impact of the environment on the upper and lower airways asthma related issues in athletes allergic rhinitis in athletes exercise induced laryngeal obstruction exercise induced dysfunctional breathing paterns respiratory muscle training role of screening for respiratory issues in athletes assessing and dealing with respiratory infections in athletes. This text is key reading for both newly qualified and established medical, scientific and therapy practitioners who are working with athletes with respiratory issues. It is also a valuable resource for students of sports medicine, sports therapy, and sport and exercise science courses.

Klettermedizin

Klettermedizin

Author: Volker Schoeffl Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/07/2020

Der Klettersport erlebt einen rasanten Wandel und entwickelt sich von einer Trendsportart hin zu einem Breitensport. Damit einhergehend steigt die Anzahl klettersportspezifischer Verletzungen. Das Buch widmet sich allen wichtigen medizinischen Aspekten der noch jungen aber aufstrebenden Sportdisziplin, inklusive der Physiologie und Sportmedizin, Biomechanik, Belastungsanpassungen, Verletzungen der oberen und unteren Extremitat sowie anderen wichtigen Merkmalen und Kennzeichen dieser Sportart. Haufige Verletzungsmuster werden ubersichtlich in Wort und Bild behandelt. Insbesondere zahlen Fingerverletzungen im Klettersport zu den spezifischen Verletzungen und stellen eine diagnostische Herausforderung dar. Das Buch bietet eine gute Orientierung fur Sportmediziner, Orthopaden, Traumatologen sowie Physiotherapeuten, Trainer und andere Gesundheitsberufe, die mit Klettersport zu tun haben.

Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

Author: Luke R. Bucci Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/06/2020

This timely and exciting new book brings together for the first time the readily available choices of dietary supplements and their relationship to injury rehabilitation. Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine supports the rational use of specific nutrients for specific healing conditions. Guidelines for nutritional programs applied to specific conditions are provided for practical application.

Elbow Injuries and Treatment, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine

Elbow Injuries and Treatment, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine

Author: Jeffrey R Dugas Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/06/2020

This issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine will discuss Elbow Injuries and Treatment. Guest edited by Dr. Jeffrey R. Dugas, this issue will discuss a number of related topics that are important to practicing clinicians. This issue is one of four selected each year by our series Consulting Editor, Dr. Mark Miller. The volume will include articles on: Lateral Epicondylitis/Extensor tendons, UCL Evaluation and Diagnostics, UCL Sprain and Partial Thickness Tear, UCL Reconstruction, UCL Repair with Internal Brace, Distal Biceps Injuries, Distal Triceps Injuries, OCD Capitellum, Olecranon Stress Fracture, Common Fractures, Lacertus Syndrone, Biologics in Elbow Injuries, Rehabilitation of Elbow Injuries, and Elbow Dislocation, among others.

Mental Health in the Athlete

Mental Health in the Athlete

Author: Eugene Hong Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/05/2020

This unique book provides a practical framework for and coverage of a broad range of mental health concerns applicable to the care of athletes, including depression, suicide, mood disorders, substance abuse and risk-taking behaviors. To this end, it presents content relevant to the care of athletes, including doping and the use of performance-enhancing drugs, the mental health impact of concussion, bullying and hazing, the impact of social media and exercise addiction, among other pertinent topics. Current basic and translational research on behavioral health and the relationship of brain to behavior are reviewed, and current treatment approaches, both pharmacological and non-pharmacological (including mindfulness training), are considered. This practical resource targets the stigma of mental in athletes in order to overcome barriers to care by presenting a definitive perspective of current concepts in the mental health care of athletes, provided by experts in the field and targeting sports medicine providers, mental health providers and primary care physicians involved in the direct care of recreational and competitive athletes at all levels.

ISE Principles of Athletic Training: A Guide to Evidence-Based Clinical Practice

ISE Principles of Athletic Training: A Guide to Evidence-Based Clinical Practice

Author: William Prentice Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/04/2020

A Doody's Core Title for 2015! Principles of Athletic Training: A Competency-Based Approach is designed to be used by athletic trainers in courses concerned with the scientific, evidence-based and clinical foundations of athletic training and sports medicine. The text leads the student from general foundations to specific concepts relative to injury prevention, evaluation, management, and rehabilitation. As the student progresses from beginning to end, he or she will understand the complexities of the profession of athletic training. An over-arching goal of the text is to make certain that each and every one of the educational competencies identified by the Education Council is specifically covered. After using this text the student should be able to apply the appropriate techniques and concepts in the day-to-day performance of his or her job as an athletic trainer. McGraw-Hill Connect (R) is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: * SmartBook (R) - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content. * Access to your instructor's homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course. * Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement. * The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www.mheducation.com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students.html

Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

Author: William E. Prentice Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/03/2020

Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training, Seventh Edition is the definitive reference for athletic training students and professionals who are interested in gaining more in-depth exposure to the theory and practical application of rehabilitation techniques used in a sports medicine environment. Dr. William Prentice and his contributors have combined their knowledge and expertise to produce a single text that encompasses all aspects of sports medicine rehabilitation. Featuring more than 1,000 colour illustrations, 700 high-resolution videos, and an integrated laboratory manual, this newly updated seventh edition provides the athletic trainer with a complete guide to the design, implementation, and supervision of rehabilitation programs for sport-related injuries. The seventh edition includes new and updated information on topics including: * Pharmacology and the role of medication in pain management and performance * Nutrition and its impact on rehabilitation * Rehabilitation techniques for the core * Roles within the rehabilitation team * Pathomechanics and epidemiology of common injuries * Psychological considerations and communication with injured patients * Tips for documentation from Dr. Prentice Instructors in educational settings can visit www.efacultylounge.com for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom. Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training, Seventh Edition is a comprehensive resource for athletic training students, faculty, and clinicians; physical therapists who manage rehabilitation programs for sports-related injuries; as well as for strength and conditioning coaches who supervise performance enhancement programs on return to play.