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The Resource Sports injuries sourcebook : basic consumer health information about sprains, fractures, tendon injuries, overuse injuries, and injuries to the head, spine, shoulders, arms, hands, trunk, legs, knees, and feet, and facts about sports- specific injuries, injury prevention, protective equipment, children and sports, and the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries ..., edited by Laura Larsen

Sports injuries sourcebook : basic consumer health information about sprains, fractures, tendon injuries, overuse injuries, and injuries to the head, spine, shoulders, arms, hands, trunk, legs, knees, and feet, and facts about sports- specific injuries, injury prevention, protective equipment, children and sports, and the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries ..., edited by Laura Larsen

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Sports injuries sourcebook : basic consumer health information about sprains, fractures, tendon injuries, overuse injuries, and injuries to the head, spine, shoulders, arms, hands, trunk, legs, knees, and feet, and facts about sports- specific injuries, injury prevention, protective equipment, children and sports, and the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries ...
Title
Sports injuries sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about sprains, fractures, tendon injuries, overuse injuries, and injuries to the head, spine, shoulders, arms, hands, trunk, legs, knees, and feet, and facts about sports- specific injuries, injury prevention, protective equipment, children and sports, and the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries ...
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edited by Laura Larsen
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information about sports injuries in various parts of the body, protective equipment and preventive measures, treatment options, and a special section on sports injuries in children and teens. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
Dewey number
617.1/027
Index
index present
LC call number
RD97
LC item number
.S736 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QT 29
NLM item number
S76388 2012
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Larsen, Laura
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Health reference series
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  • Sports injuries
  • Sports medicine
  • Wounds and injuries
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
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Sports injuries sourcebook : basic consumer health information about sprains, fractures, tendon injuries, overuse injuries, and injuries to the head, spine, shoulders, arms, hands, trunk, legs, knees, and feet, and facts about sports- specific injuries, injury prevention, protective equipment, children and sports, and the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries ..., edited by Laura Larsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Preface -- Part 1: Health And Sports: -- Chapter 1: Introduction to sports injuries and exercise -- Chapter 2: Sprains and strains -- Chapter 3: Tendon injuries: -- 3-1: Tendonitis -- 3-2: Tendinopathy -- Chapter 4: Overuse and repetitive stress injuries -- Chapter 5: Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) in athletes -- Chapter 6: Arthritis and sports injuries -- Chapter 7: Athletes and skin disorders: -- 7-1: Preventing skin diseases -- 7-2: Athletes and skin cancer risk -- Chapter 8: Athletes and exercise-induced asthma and allergies: -- 8-1: Exercise-induced asthma -- 8-2: Exercise-induced urticaria (hives) and anaphylaxis -- Chapter 9: Sports nutrition, weight maintenance, and hydration: -- 9-1: Basic facts about sports nutrition -- 9-2: Weight loss in wrestlers -- 9-3: Female athlete triad -- 9-4: Healthy hydration for athletes -- Chapter 10: Performance-enhancing substances: -- 10-1: Steroids -- 10-2: Sports supplements) ergogenic aids -- Part 2: Preventing Sports Injuries: -- 11: Sports injury prevention and first aid treatment: -- 11-1: Basic sports injury prevention -- 11-2: First aid for sports injuries -- Chapter 12: Protective equipment for athletes: -- 12-1: Athletic shoes -- 12-2: Helmets -- 12-3: Eye protection -- 12-4: Mouth guards to prevent dental injuries -- Chapter 13: Sport safety tips: -- 13-1: Baseball -- 13-2: Hockey -- 13-3: Football -- 13-4: Soccer -- 13-5: Heading the ball in youth soccer -- 13-6: Skateboarding -- 13-7: Biking -- 13-8: Golf -- 13-9: Tennis -- 13-10: Running -- 13-11: Water sports -- Chapter 14: Winter sports safety: -- 14-1: Avoiding winter sports injuries through preparation -- 14-2: Skiing and snowboarding safety -- 14-3: Helmets for winter sports -- Chapter 15: Resistance training safety : -- 15-1: Resistance training and injury prevention -- 15-2: Overuse injuries in resistance training -- Chapter 16: Outdoor sports safety in weather conditions: -- 16-1: Safety in the heat -- 16-2: Cold weather safety -- 16-3: Lightning safety -- Part 3: Head And Facial Injuries: -- Chapter 17: Sports-Related Head Injuries: -- 17-1: Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) -- 17-2: Concussions -- Chapter 18: Sports injuries to the face: -- 18-1: Jaw injuries -- 18-2: Eye injuries -- 18-3: Cauliflower ear -- Part 4: Back, Neck, And Spine Injuries: -- Chapter 19: Lower back pain in athletes -- Chapter 20: Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis -- Chapter 21: Cervical fractures (broken neck) -- Chapter 22: Spinal cord injuries -- Chapter 23: Spinal fractures: -- 23-1: Compression fractures of the spine -- 23-2: Tailbone injuries -- Chapter 24: Herniated discs -- Chapter 25: Spinal nerve injuries: -- 25-1: Stingers -- 25-2: Sciatica --
  • Part 5: Shoulder And Upper Arm Injuries: -- 26: Common shoulder problems -- 27: Problems with shoulder motion loss -- 27-1: Shoulder impingement -- 27-2: Frozen shoulder -- Chapter 28: Rotator cuff tendonitis: -- Chapter 29: Problems with shoulder instability: -- 29-1: Shoulder instability -- 29-2: Shoulder dislocation -- 29-3: Shoulder separation and acromioclavicular (AC) injuries -- Chapter 30: Muscle tears and tendon injuries: -- 30-1: Shoulder joint and labral tears -- 30-2: Rotator cuff tears -- 30-3: Biceps tendon injuries -- Chapter 31: Collarbone injuries: -- 31-1: Collarbone fractures -- 31-2: Sternoclavicular joint separation -- Part 6: Injuries To The Elbows, Wrists, And Hands: -- Chapter 32: Arm and wrist injuries: -- 32-1: Arm fractures -- 32-2: Wrist fractures -- 32-3: Scaphoid fractures -- 32-4: Wrist sprains -- Chapter 33: Elbow injuries: -- 33-1: Elbow fractures -- 33-2: Tennis elbow -- 33-3: Golfer's elbow -- 33-4: Ulnar collateral ligament injuries (thrower's elbow) -- 33-5: Elbow (olecranon) bursitis -- 33-6: Dislocated elbow -- 33-7: Ulnar nerve entrapment (cubital tunnel syndrome) -- 33-8: Osteochondritis dissecans of the elbow (little league elbow) -- Chapter 34: Hand injuries: -- 34-1: Hand fractures -- 34-2: Finger sprains, fractures, and dislocations -- 34-3: Thumb strains (skier's thumb) -- 34-4: Mallet finger (baseball finger) -- 34-5: Flexor tendon injuries -- 34-6: Extensor tendon injuries -- Part 7: Injuries To The Trunk, Groin, Upper Legs, And Knees: -- Chapter 35: Trunk and groin injuries: -- 35-1: Rib stress fractures -- 35-2: Exercise-induced hematuria -- 35-3: Testicular injuries -- Chapter 36: Hip injuries: -- 36-1: Hip bursitis -- 36-2: Hip flexor strains -- 36-3: Quadriceps contusions and hip pointers -- Chapter 37: Upper leg injuries: -- 37-1: Exertional compartment syndrome -- 37-2: Femur fracture -- 37-3: Quadriceps tendon rupture -- 37-4: Hamstring injuries -- Chapter 38: Knee injury basics -- Chapter 39: Knee cartilage injuries: -- 39-1: Patellofemoral knee pain (chondromalacia patella) -- 39-2: Osteochondritis dissecans of the knee -- 39-3: Meniscal injuries -- Chapter 40: Knee ligament injuries: -- 40-1: Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) injury -- 40-2: Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injury -- 40-3: Medical and lateral collateral ligament injuries -- Chapter 41: Patella and patellar tendon injuries: -- 41-1: Patella tendon ruptures -- 41-2: Patella tendonitis -- 41-3: Dislocated patella -- Chapter 42: Other overuse knee injuries: -- 42-1: Iliotibial (IT) band friction syndrome -- 42-2: Plica syndrome -- Part 8: Injuries To The Lower Legs, Ankles, And Feet: -- Chapter 43: Leg injuries: -- 43-1: Stress fractures -- 43-2: Tibia (shinbone) fractures -- 43-3: Medial tibial stress syndrome (shin splints) -- Chapter 44: Achilles tendon injuries -- Chapter 45: Ankle injuries: -- 45-1: Ankle sprains -- 45-2: High ankle sprain -- 45-3: Ankle instability -- 45-4: Ankle fractures -- 45-5: Osteochondritis dissecans of the talus -- Chapter 46: Injuries to the feet: -- 46-1: Plantar fasciitis (heel spurs) -- 46-2: Metatarsalgia -- 46-3: Sesamoiditis and sesamoid fracture -- 46-4: Fifth metatarsal fracture (Jones fracture) -- 46-5: Stress fractures of the foot -- Chapter 47: Injuries: -- 47-1: Turf toe -- 47-2: Toe and forefront fractures --
  • Part 9: Diagnosis, Treatment, And Rehabilitation Of Sports Injuries: -- Chapter 48: Imaging and diagnostic tests: -- 48-1: Arthrogram -- 48-2: Bone scan -- 48-3: Computed Tomography (CT) scan -- 48-4: Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) -- 48-5: Ultrasound -- Chapter 49: Medications for sports injuries: -- 49-1: Medications to treat sports-related injuries -- 49-2: Injections for pain management -- Chapter 50: Specialized surgical treatments and therapy: -- 50-1: Arthroscopic surgery -- 50-2: Meniscal repair -- 50-3: ACL repair -- 50-4: Cartilage transfer -- 50-5: Physical therapy -- Part 10: Sports Injuries In Children And Young Athletes: -- Chapter 51: Children and sports injuries: -- 51-1: Sport and recreation safety for children -- 51-2: Playground injuries -- Chapter 52: Sports physicals -- Chapter 53: Preventing children's sports injuries -- Chapter 54: Overtraining burnout in young athletes -- Chapter 55: Preventing child abuse in youth sports -- Chapter 56: Growth plate injuries -- Chapter 57: Developmental diseases and sports injuries: -- 57-1: Osgoog-Schlatter disease -- 57-2: Sever's disease -- Chapter 58: Return to play: -- 58-1: Return to play issues -- 58-2: Mentally preparing athletes to return to play -- Part 11: Additional Help And Information: -- Chapter 59: Glossary of terms related to sports injuries -- Chapter 60: Directory of resources related to sports injuries -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xx, 623 p.
Isbn
9780780812260
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011043876
System control number
  • 2526233
  • (OCoLC)ocn760176347
  • (OCoLC)760176347
  • 2526233
Label
Sports injuries sourcebook : basic consumer health information about sprains, fractures, tendon injuries, overuse injuries, and injuries to the head, spine, shoulders, arms, hands, trunk, legs, knees, and feet, and facts about sports- specific injuries, injury prevention, protective equipment, children and sports, and the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports injuries ..., edited by Laura Larsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Preface -- Part 1: Health And Sports: -- Chapter 1: Introduction to sports injuries and exercise -- Chapter 2: Sprains and strains -- Chapter 3: Tendon injuries: -- 3-1: Tendonitis -- 3-2: Tendinopathy -- Chapter 4: Overuse and repetitive stress injuries -- Chapter 5: Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) in athletes -- Chapter 6: Arthritis and sports injuries -- Chapter 7: Athletes and skin disorders: -- 7-1: Preventing skin diseases -- 7-2: Athletes and skin cancer risk -- Chapter 8: Athletes and exercise-induced asthma and allergies: -- 8-1: Exercise-induced asthma -- 8-2: Exercise-induced urticaria (hives) and anaphylaxis -- Chapter 9: Sports nutrition, weight maintenance, and hydration: -- 9-1: Basic facts about sports nutrition -- 9-2: Weight loss in wrestlers -- 9-3: Female athlete triad -- 9-4: Healthy hydration for athletes -- Chapter 10: Performance-enhancing substances: -- 10-1: Steroids -- 10-2: Sports supplements) ergogenic aids -- Part 2: Preventing Sports Injuries: -- 11: Sports injury prevention and first aid treatment: -- 11-1: Basic sports injury prevention -- 11-2: First aid for sports injuries -- Chapter 12: Protective equipment for athletes: -- 12-1: Athletic shoes -- 12-2: Helmets -- 12-3: Eye protection -- 12-4: Mouth guards to prevent dental injuries -- Chapter 13: Sport safety tips: -- 13-1: Baseball -- 13-2: Hockey -- 13-3: Football -- 13-4: Soccer -- 13-5: Heading the ball in youth soccer -- 13-6: Skateboarding -- 13-7: Biking -- 13-8: Golf -- 13-9: Tennis -- 13-10: Running -- 13-11: Water sports -- Chapter 14: Winter sports safety: -- 14-1: Avoiding winter sports injuries through preparation -- 14-2: Skiing and snowboarding safety -- 14-3: Helmets for winter sports -- Chapter 15: Resistance training safety : -- 15-1: Resistance training and injury prevention -- 15-2: Overuse injuries in resistance training -- Chapter 16: Outdoor sports safety in weather conditions: -- 16-1: Safety in the heat -- 16-2: Cold weather safety -- 16-3: Lightning safety -- Part 3: Head And Facial Injuries: -- Chapter 17: Sports-Related Head Injuries: -- 17-1: Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) -- 17-2: Concussions -- Chapter 18: Sports injuries to the face: -- 18-1: Jaw injuries -- 18-2: Eye injuries -- 18-3: Cauliflower ear -- Part 4: Back, Neck, And Spine Injuries: -- Chapter 19: Lower back pain in athletes -- Chapter 20: Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis -- Chapter 21: Cervical fractures (broken neck) -- Chapter 22: Spinal cord injuries -- Chapter 23: Spinal fractures: -- 23-1: Compression fractures of the spine -- 23-2: Tailbone injuries -- Chapter 24: Herniated discs -- Chapter 25: Spinal nerve injuries: -- 25-1: Stingers -- 25-2: Sciatica --
  • Part 5: Shoulder And Upper Arm Injuries: -- 26: Common shoulder problems -- 27: Problems with shoulder motion loss -- 27-1: Shoulder impingement -- 27-2: Frozen shoulder -- Chapter 28: Rotator cuff tendonitis: -- Chapter 29: Problems with shoulder instability: -- 29-1: Shoulder instability -- 29-2: Shoulder dislocation -- 29-3: Shoulder separation and acromioclavicular (AC) injuries -- Chapter 30: Muscle tears and tendon injuries: -- 30-1: Shoulder joint and labral tears -- 30-2: Rotator cuff tears -- 30-3: Biceps tendon injuries -- Chapter 31: Collarbone injuries: -- 31-1: Collarbone fractures -- 31-2: Sternoclavicular joint separation -- Part 6: Injuries To The Elbows, Wrists, And Hands: -- Chapter 32: Arm and wrist injuries: -- 32-1: Arm fractures -- 32-2: Wrist fractures -- 32-3: Scaphoid fractures -- 32-4: Wrist sprains -- Chapter 33: Elbow injuries: -- 33-1: Elbow fractures -- 33-2: Tennis elbow -- 33-3: Golfer's elbow -- 33-4: Ulnar collateral ligament injuries (thrower's elbow) -- 33-5: Elbow (olecranon) bursitis -- 33-6: Dislocated elbow -- 33-7: Ulnar nerve entrapment (cubital tunnel syndrome) -- 33-8: Osteochondritis dissecans of the elbow (little league elbow) -- Chapter 34: Hand injuries: -- 34-1: Hand fractures -- 34-2: Finger sprains, fractures, and dislocations -- 34-3: Thumb strains (skier's thumb) -- 34-4: Mallet finger (baseball finger) -- 34-5: Flexor tendon injuries -- 34-6: Extensor tendon injuries -- Part 7: Injuries To The Trunk, Groin, Upper Legs, And Knees: -- Chapter 35: Trunk and groin injuries: -- 35-1: Rib stress fractures -- 35-2: Exercise-induced hematuria -- 35-3: Testicular injuries -- Chapter 36: Hip injuries: -- 36-1: Hip bursitis -- 36-2: Hip flexor strains -- 36-3: Quadriceps contusions and hip pointers -- Chapter 37: Upper leg injuries: -- 37-1: Exertional compartment syndrome -- 37-2: Femur fracture -- 37-3: Quadriceps tendon rupture -- 37-4: Hamstring injuries -- Chapter 38: Knee injury basics -- Chapter 39: Knee cartilage injuries: -- 39-1: Patellofemoral knee pain (chondromalacia patella) -- 39-2: Osteochondritis dissecans of the knee -- 39-3: Meniscal injuries -- Chapter 40: Knee ligament injuries: -- 40-1: Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) injury -- 40-2: Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injury -- 40-3: Medical and lateral collateral ligament injuries -- Chapter 41: Patella and patellar tendon injuries: -- 41-1: Patella tendon ruptures -- 41-2: Patella tendonitis -- 41-3: Dislocated patella -- Chapter 42: Other overuse knee injuries: -- 42-1: Iliotibial (IT) band friction syndrome -- 42-2: Plica syndrome -- Part 8: Injuries To The Lower Legs, Ankles, And Feet: -- Chapter 43: Leg injuries: -- 43-1: Stress fractures -- 43-2: Tibia (shinbone) fractures -- 43-3: Medial tibial stress syndrome (shin splints) -- Chapter 44: Achilles tendon injuries -- Chapter 45: Ankle injuries: -- 45-1: Ankle sprains -- 45-2: High ankle sprain -- 45-3: Ankle instability -- 45-4: Ankle fractures -- 45-5: Osteochondritis dissecans of the talus -- Chapter 46: Injuries to the feet: -- 46-1: Plantar fasciitis (heel spurs) -- 46-2: Metatarsalgia -- 46-3: Sesamoiditis and sesamoid fracture -- 46-4: Fifth metatarsal fracture (Jones fracture) -- 46-5: Stress fractures of the foot -- Chapter 47: Injuries: -- 47-1: Turf toe -- 47-2: Toe and forefront fractures --
  • Part 9: Diagnosis, Treatment, And Rehabilitation Of Sports Injuries: -- Chapter 48: Imaging and diagnostic tests: -- 48-1: Arthrogram -- 48-2: Bone scan -- 48-3: Computed Tomography (CT) scan -- 48-4: Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) -- 48-5: Ultrasound -- Chapter 49: Medications for sports injuries: -- 49-1: Medications to treat sports-related injuries -- 49-2: Injections for pain management -- Chapter 50: Specialized surgical treatments and therapy: -- 50-1: Arthroscopic surgery -- 50-2: Meniscal repair -- 50-3: ACL repair -- 50-4: Cartilage transfer -- 50-5: Physical therapy -- Part 10: Sports Injuries In Children And Young Athletes: -- Chapter 51: Children and sports injuries: -- 51-1: Sport and recreation safety for children -- 51-2: Playground injuries -- Chapter 52: Sports physicals -- Chapter 53: Preventing children's sports injuries -- Chapter 54: Overtraining burnout in young athletes -- Chapter 55: Preventing child abuse in youth sports -- Chapter 56: Growth plate injuries -- Chapter 57: Developmental diseases and sports injuries: -- 57-1: Osgoog-Schlatter disease -- 57-2: Sever's disease -- Chapter 58: Return to play: -- 58-1: Return to play issues -- 58-2: Mentally preparing athletes to return to play -- Part 11: Additional Help And Information: -- Chapter 59: Glossary of terms related to sports injuries -- Chapter 60: Directory of resources related to sports injuries -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xx, 623 p.
Isbn
9780780812260
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011043876
System control number
  • 2526233
  • (OCoLC)ocn760176347
  • (OCoLC)760176347
  • 2526233

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