This popular handbook, comprehensively covers the prevention treatment of sports injuries, and is thus essential reading for all athletes, trainers, physio-therapists and doctors. The book covers all international sports and features extensive use of action photos. The authors are eminent in international sports committees.
Table of Contents
1. General Principles 2. Injuries to Musculoskeletal Tissues 3. Mechanism and Etiology of Injuries 4. Protective Equipment 5. Acute Treatment Principles 6. Shoulder and Upper Arm 7. Elbow 8. Forearm, Wrist and Hand 9. Back 10. Groin and Thigh 11. Knee 12. Lower Leg 13. Ankle 14. Foot 15. Head and Trunk 16. Children and Adolescents 17. Environmental Problems 18. Specialized Activities 19. General Risk Factors 20. Rehabilitation Programs 21. Glossary