DeLee & Drez's Orthopaedic Sports Medicine - 3rd Edition

DeLee & Drez's Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

3rd Edition

Principles and Practicies: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 2-Volume Set

Authors: Mark Miller Stephen Thompson
Imprint: Saunders


Here's the New Edition of the must-have reference in sports medicine! Covering all athletes throughout their lifespan, this 2-volume reference explores the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of the full spectrum of sports-related injuries and medical disorders. It provides the most clinically focused, comprehensive guidance available in any single source, with contributions from the most respected authorities in the field. Thoroughly revised and updated, you’ll find state-of-the-art coverage in an all-new full-color format and access to the complete contents online, with video clips and more!

Key Features

  • Encompasses imaging techniques, the management of both adult and child/adolescent injuries, and sports-related fractures to help you meet for every clinical challenge.
  • Includes coverage of important non-orthopaedic conditions in the management of the athlete for a complete guide to treatment.
  • Integrates coverage of pediatric and aging athletes to help you meet the unique needs of these patients.
  • Covers rehabilitation and other therapeutic modalities in the context of return to play.

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Basic Science and Injury of Muscle, Tendon and Ligament, Section editor: Mark D. Miller

Section A. Physiology of injury to musculoskeletal structures

1. Muscle and tendon injury
2. Ligamentous injury
3. Articular cartilage injury
4. Meniscus injury
5. Bone injury

Section B. Fundamentals of biomechanics

Section C. Design and statistics in sports medicine

Chapter 2. Surgical principles, Section editor: Jesse C. DeLee

Section A. Arthroscopic principles

Section B. Suture materials

Section C. Allograft tissues

Chapter 3. Non-orthopaedic conditions, Section editor: Thomas M. Best

Section A. Infectious disease and sports

Section B. Management of hypertension in athletes

Section C. Sudden death in athletes: causes, screening strategies, use of participation guidelines and treatment of episodes

Section D. Diabetes mellitus

Section E. Exercise-induced bronchospasm

Section F. Sports and epilepsy

Section G. Dermatologic disorders

Chapter 4. Exercise physiology, Section Editors: Joseph M. Hart, Donald E. Fowler, III, David J. Lunardini

Chapter 5. Rehabilitation and therapeutic modalities, Section editors: Russell Paine, Bob Mangine

Section A. Language of exercise and rehabilitation

Section B. Electrical stimulation

Section C. Therapeutic cold and heat

Section D. Therapeutic exercise modalities

Section E. Stretching

Section F. Role of proprioceptive and functional joint stability

Chapter 6. Principles of injury prevention, Section editor: Bert Mandelbaum

Section A. General principles

Section B. Factors predisposing to injury

Section C. Functional training for knee injury prevention

Section D. Functional training for shoulder injury prevention

Chapter 7. Complications, Section editor: Mark D. Miller<BR


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About the Author

Mark Miller

Affiliations and Expertise

S. Ward Casscells Professor, Head, Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia; Team Physician, James Madison University Founder, Director, Miller Review Course, Denver, Colorado

Stephen Thompson

Affiliations and Expertise

Cooperating Associate Professor of Sports Medicine, University of Maine, Medical Director, EMMC Sports Health, Deputy Editor, The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Eastern Maine Medical Center Bangor, Maine; Cofounder and Codirector, Miller Review Course Part II, Denver , Colorado