Sports Medicine

Sports Injuries Guidebook 2th Edition

by Robert Gotlin

Injuries happen, and when they do, athletes and coaches need to have access to quick support. WithSports Injuries Guidebook, Second Edition,you will be equipped with the information you need for sports injury identification and return-to-play guidelines. Dr. Robert Gotlin, a former medical consultant to the New York Knicks, the New York Liberty, the New York Yankees, and the New Jersey Nets, has assembled 24 top specialists in sports medicine to create an authoritative guide covering more than 150 common sports injuries, including the following:

  • Concussions
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Knee injuries
  • Bone fractures
  • Ligament sprains
  • Muscle strains and tears
  • IT band syndrome
  • Shin splits
Chapters cover injuries for most body regions and include anatomical drawings of the injured area, a description of common causes, identification clues, an explanation of symptoms, immediate treatment options, and guidelines for returning to action. This second edition also features new chapters explaining how and why injuries happen, as well as different types of injection therapies and when they may be most beneficial. You'll also learn how to prevent injuries from occurring in the first place with proper conditioning, body maintenance, and nutrition. With high-quality illustrations and a user-friendly format,Sports Injuries Guidebookwill arm you with the expert guidance you need to understand injuries and get back in the game. CE exam available!For certified professionals, a companion continuing education exam can be completed after reading this book.Sports Injuries Guidebook, Second Edition Online CE Exam,may be purchased separately or as part of theSports Injuries Guidebook, Second Edition With CE Exam,package that includes both the book and the exam.

Stoller’s Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine: The Hip

by David W. Stoller MD FACR

Diagnose hip imaging like never before with this outstanding multimedia reference from a world-renowned expert in orthopaedic radiology!Stoller's Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine: The Hipcombines more than 25 years of trailblazing research and clinical experience into one comprehensive, must-have resource.Concise, bulleted text, accompanied byhundreds of clear line drawings, full-color illustrations, and high-resolution 3T images, allows for rapid understanding and easy access to unprecedented insights supporting the effective diagnosis of a full range of hip disorders. Key Features

    • Master the latest concepts and approaches in hip imaging, including routine use of anterior and posterior oblique images to evaluate acetabular arthroscopic zones of articular cartilage, and to visualize the anterior superior and posterior inferior labrum and posterior superior and anterior inferior labrum at the same time; MR/arthroscopic correlation for hip anatomy and pathology; radial hip imaging; imaging around metal implants.
    • Emphasize and reinforce critical information withKey Conceptsection introductions
    • Visualize hip anatomy and pathology with extraordinary claritythanks to an impressive collection of color illustrations, arthroscopic photos, and 3T and high-resolution MR images.Ensure thorough, evidence-based diagnosiswith the aid of detailed image interpretation
checklists. Your book purchase includes a complimentary download of the enhanced eBook for iOS, Android, PC & Mac. Take advantage of these practical features that will improve your eBook experience:
  • The ability to download the eBook on multiple devices at one time — providing a seamless reading experience online or offline
  • Over two and a half hours of Stoller Lecture and Hip Arthroscopy and Dissection Videos that take a deep dive into orthopaedic hip imaging
  • Exclusive Stoller NotesPowerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that allow you to search within this book, or across your entire library of VitalSource eBooks
  • Multiple viewing options that enable you to scale images and text to any size without losing page clarity as well as responsive design
The ability to highlight text and add notes with one click

Stoller’s Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine: The Shoulder Package

by David W. Stoller MD FACR


  • Print Book
  • Over four and a half hours of never-before-releasedvideos of Dr. Stoller's lecture slides with accompanying narration
  • The full text in ebook format with enhanced navigation
  • ‘Stoller Notes'that will provide a deeper dive into the material
  • A powerful search tool that pulls results from the book, reader's notes, and the web
  • Cross-linkedPubMedpages, references, and more
  • Note taking, highlighting, sharing and tabbing tools for easy reference to key content
Bundled together and offered at adiscounted list price of $479.99(full packageworth over $650!) Stoller's Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine: The Shoulder Package, (Print Edition Packaged with Stoller Lecture Videos and Stoller Notes)has complied over 25 years of trailblazing shoulder research and clinical experience into one comprehensive must-have package. Access this essential knowledge along with the most extensive cadaver MR correlation in the country to hone your skills as an imaging expert. In order to organize this inclusive collection of imaging information from the foremost authority in the subject, a new format consisting of a bulleted text and image-rich layout provides for rapid understanding and easy access. New Features include:
  • One of the most comprehensive collections of color illustrations of orthopaedic pathoanatomy
  • The proven Stoller Checklist approach to MR joint interpretation for accurate and reproducible image interpretation
  • Key concepts to emphasize and reinforce critical information throughout a chapter
  • Detailed and comprehensive figure legends that not only describe an image, but provide information and novel concepts about a disorder.
  • 3T and high resolution MR images
  • An introductory Practical Guide to Shoulder Imaging which outlines the key factors to advanced imaging diagnostics
  • Arthroscopy and surgical correlation

Essentials of Athletic Injury Management

Essentials of Athletic Injury Management

Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition

by Elizabeth Broad

Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition Sports participation opportunities for individuals with impairments are increasing. Whether an athlete is beginning a sport or competing on the world stage for a podium finish, nutrition is recognized as being integral to optimizing their health, training capacity, and performance. Some athletes with impairments are physiologically similar to their able-bodied counterparts, whereby the application of sports nutrition principles is straightforward. However, athletes with certain impairments require a very individualized approach when applying these principles in a practical way. Fully updated and expanded, this second edition of Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes is an essential resource for sports nutrition practitioners who work alongside athletes with an impairment, whether that be physical, visual, hearing, or intellectual. In addition to chapters devoted to each impairment type, this book covers specific areas including medical considerations, body composition, supplements, and practical aspects that can be applied across all athletes and sports. Case studies and messages from athletes and world-class coaches enhance the application of theoretical research into practice providing the most relevant sports nutrition advice to Para athletes. Features New chapters on energy availability in Para athletes and cooling and hydration for the Para athlete Concise review of current sports nutrition recommendations for athletes, both during training and in competition Provides practical guidance and examples on how to apply sports nutrition principles to each impairment type Includes real life experiences of Para athletes, elite coaches, and practitioners Encompasses wider topics of assessing body composition, medical considerations, and supplement use specific to Para athletes Features insight and experiences gained by practitioners over the three major Paralympic Games since the first edition Sports nutrition can be the difference between being competitive and making the podium. With the rapidly increasing Paralympic profile, this book is valuable for professionals endeavoring to give their athletes the competitive edge - it challenges, stimulates, and drives future research in this area to continue to improve the delivery of this intrinsic component of athlete preparation.

Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training: Seventh Edition

by William E. Prentice

In Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training, Seventh Edition, 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 full-color 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 information on topics including: Pharmacology and the role of medication in pain management and performance; Nutrition and its impact on rehabilitation; Roles within the rehabilitation team; Pathomechanics and epidemiology of common injuries; Psychological considerations and communication with injured patients and Tips for documentation from Dr. Prentice. 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. Instructors in educational settings can visit for additional materials to be used for teaching in the classroom.

Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine

by Elizabeth H. Oakes

As Americans' preoccupation with achieving optimum health and fitness grows, more and more are participating in sports and other physical activities. One unintended consequence of this has been a heightened risk of injury. Sports medicine, once the purview of college and professional athletes and their trainers, has now become a vital part of every amateur athlete's life. This comprehensive resource presents more than 150 entries that contain valuable information suitable for the professional athlete, amateur sportsperson, and sports trainer alike. Anyone interested in learning more about the prevention and treatment of sports injuries will find The Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine an invaluable tool. Individual entries explain many specific injuries, such as ankle sprain and jumper's knee, while extensive appendixes outline the most common injuries associated with popular sports, list safety tips and guidelines for each one, and offer advice on training programs.

Brukner & Khan’s Clinical Sports Medicine 4th Ed

by Peter Brukner (Author), Karim Khan (Author)

The Bible of Sports Medicine - Now enhanced by a new companion website! Brukner and Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine 4th Edition is the complete practical guide to musculoskeletal medicine and physical therapy, covering all aspects of diagnosis and management of sports-related injuries and physical activity. Extensively revised and expanded by the world’s leading sports physicians, this fourth edition continues to set the standard as the pinnacle of current knowledge and practice in sports medicine. At 1,270 pages, 67 chapters and over 1000 full colour images, the fourth edition has 25% more content than the best-selling third edition. All aspects of diagnosis and management of sports-related injuries and physical activity are covered, including the fundamental principles of sports medicine, diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries, enhancement of sports performance and dealing with special groups of participants. With a focus on clinical relevance, each chapter has been comprehensively reviewed and updated and there are 13 brand new chapters covering hot topics such as challenging hip pain, sudden death in sport, hamstring tear management, sideline emergency care, and the latest in pain science. Led by Peter Brukner (Head of Sports Medicine and Sports Science, Liverpool Football Club) and Karim Khan (Professor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver), the 100 strong author team, representing 14 countries around the world, are all renowned experts in their field and have an average of 15 years practical experience. Key Features: - New companion website featuring over 4 hours of assess¬ment and treatment video and audio material which will be updated regularly – 12 months access with book purchase - Comprehensively reviewed and updated featuring an expert international author team - Expanded! Includes 13 new chapters covering topics such as hip pain, military medicine, prevention of sudden cardiac death and the integration of evidence into clinical practice - MORE illustrations than ever before with over 1000 colour photographs demonstrating techniques, exercises and sports injuries and purpose drawn full colour anatomical illustrations - Full colour text design greatly enhances readability of the content while clear colour differentiation for headings and figures ensures ease of use The fourth edition is enhanced by a new companion website featuring Clinical Sports Medicine Masterclasses Online. Readers will gain access to this secure site via a pincode included with the book. The site will include video clips of clinical examinations, interviews with leading experts and will be updated regularly. Brukner and Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine 4E provides excellent value as an authoritative clinical foundation for physiotherapists, medical practitioners, osteopaths, massage therapists, podiatrists, sports/athletic trainers, sports therapists, fitness leaders and athletes. It is widely adopted by students in sports physiotherapy, medicine, and human movement studies/kinesiology.

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