Concise Guide to Sports Injuries

By

  • Malcolm Read, MA, MB, BChir, MRCGP, DRCOG, DM-SMed, FISM, Consultant in Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, London, UK

CONCISE GUIDE TO SPORTS INJURIES covers a wide range of sports injuries from head to toe, looking at cause, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation. Ordered by pain site, this accessible reference book allows professionals to reach a quick working diagnosis and provides a guide to managing the problem.
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Book information

  • Published: June 2008
  • Imprint: CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-06873-7


Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgements

Foreword

1 Head injuries

2 The axial skeleton

3 Neck

4 Dorsal spine

5 Lumbar spine

6 Anterior chest pain

7 Abdomen

8 Groin
9 Buttock and back of thigh

10 Anterior thigh

11 Knee

12 Lower leg

13 The ankle

14 Heel and arch of the foot

15 Mid foot

16 Forefoot

17 Shoulder

18 Elbow

19 Wrist and hand

20 Rehabilitation and training with an injury

21 Team doctoring

Glossary

Index