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Title ABC of sports and exercise medicine / edited by Greg P. Whyte, Mike Loosemore, Clyde Williams
Edition 4e
Published Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2016
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Series ABC series
ABC series (Malden, Mass.)
Contents Epidemiology of sports injury and illness / Debbie Palmer-Green -- Immediate care in sport / Andy Smith -- Head injuries in sport / Daniel G. Healy -- Injury to face and jaw / Keith R. Postlethwaite -- Eye injuries in sport / Caroline J. MacEwen -- Management of injuries in children / Julian Redhead -- Management of musculoskeletal injuries in the mature athlete / Peter Brukner and Karim Kahn -- Medical care at major sporting events / Mike Loosemore -- Pulmonary dysfunction in athletes / John Dickinson and James Hull -- Infections / Michael J. Martin -- Unexplained underperformance syndrome (overtraining syndrome) / Richard Budgett and Yorck Olaf Schumacher -- Female athlete triad / Noel Pollock -- The athlete's heart / Aneil Malhotra, Greg Whyte and Sanjay Sharma -- Extreme temperature sport and exercise medicine / Michael J. Tipton -- Diving medicine / Peter Wilmshurst -- Altitude medicine / Sundeep Dhillon -- Physical activity and exercise as medicine / John Buckley -- Sport, exercise and disability / Nick Webborn -- Sport, exercise and obesity / David Haslam -- Sport, exercise and children / Neil Armstrong -- Physical activity and exercise in later life / Dawn A. Skelton and Finbarr C. Martin -- Nutrition, energy metabolism, and ergogenic supplements / Clyde Williams -- Drugs in sport / Roger Palfreeman -- Psychology of injury / Andrew Lane
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Sports medicine.
Athletic Injuries.
Sports Medicine.
Form Electronic book
Author Loosemore, Mike, editor
Whyte, Gregory P., editor
Williams, Clyde, editor
LC no. 2015016427
ISBN 1118777506 (electronic bk.)
1118777514 (electronic bk.)
9781118777503 (electronic bk.)
9781118777510 (electronic bk.)