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Title ACL injuries in female athletes / edited by Robin West, Brandon Bryant
Published St. Louis, MIssouri : Elsevier, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 114 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Anterior cruciate ligament ruptures in the female athlete: an injury epidemic -- Epidemiology -- Anterior cruciate ligament prevention programs overview -- Anterior cruciate ligament anatomy -- Anterior cruciate ligament graft choices in the female athlete -- The biology of anterior cruciate ligament healing after reconstruction -- Special considerations: pediatric anterior cruciate ligament -- Special considerations: revision anterior cruciate ligament -- Anterior cruciate ligament rehabilitation and return to play -- The future: orthobiologics and anterior cruciate ligament injury -- Psychology of return to play after anterior cruciate ligament injury
Summary "This easy-to-read reference presents a succinct overview of clinically-focused topics covering the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of ACL injuries in the female athlete. Written by two professional team physicians, it provides practical, focused information for orthopaedic and sports medicine surgeons and physicians"--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (ScienceDirect, May 7, 2019)
Subject Anterior cruciate ligament -- Wounds and injuries
Women athletes -- Wounds and injuries
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
women (female humans)
Anterior cruciate ligament -- Wounds and injuries
Form Electronic book
Author West, Robin V., editor
Bryant, Brandon, editor.
ISBN 9780323548403
Other Titles Anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female athletes