By Narvani/Thomas/* Publisher: Routledge*
Number Of Pages: 315*
Publication Date: 2006-10-24*
ISBN-10 / ASIN: 041541122XClear and comprehensive, Key Topics in Sports Medicine is a single quick reference source for sports and exercise medicine. It presents the essential information from across relevant topic areas, and includes both the core and emerging issues in this rapidly developing field. It covers:· Sports injuries, rehabilitation and injury prevention· Exercise physiology, fitness testing and training· Drugs in sport· Exercise and health promotion· Sport and exercise for special and clinical populations· The psychology of performance and injuryBased on graduate programme teaching practiceand with an international team of contributors, this is a valuable and practical resource for all those interested in sports and exercise medicine, including sports clinicians, general practitioners, team doctors, orthopaedic surgeons, accident and emergency doctors and physiotherapists.