Key Features

  • Starts from the point of subjective and objective examination – assessment not diagnosis
  • Highlighted evidence points to solid literature supporting the intervention described
  • Clinical Tips and Further Reading
  • Case studies demonstrate principles of injury rehabilitation in practice
  • Handy, durable format small enough to use in the field and for quick reference

Table of Contents

Section 1. Working in sport

Section 2. Assessment and diagnosis of the injured athlete

Section 3. Treatment and rehabilitation

Section 4. Returning to play

Section 5. Comprehensive player management

Glossary

Index

Details

No. of pages:
324
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780702030048
Electronic ISBN:
9780702045622

About the editors

Zoë Hudson

Affiliations and Expertise

Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London; Editor, Physical Therapy in Sport Academic Department of Sports and Exercise Science

Claire Small

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Pure Sports Medicine, London, UK