Leg Pain in the Running Athlete,  An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455739363, 9781455744381

Leg Pain in the Running Athlete, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine, Volume 31-2

1st Edition

Authors: Alexander Meininger
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455739363
eBook ISBN: 9781455744381
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th March 2012

Description

This issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine, Guest Edited by Alexander K. Meininger, MD, is devoted to Leg Pain in Athletes.  Leg pain is a common manifestation of many ailments for which the athlete is vulnerable. In this issue, authors will discuss the most common causes of leg pain, including tibial stress syndrome, stress fractures, and exertional compartment syndrome. Attention will also be given to the evaluation of the injured runner, risk factors (such as the female athlete triad), and useful imaging adjuncts will be discussed.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455744381
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455739363

About the Authors

Alexander Meininger Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Steamboat Orthopedic Assoc