Medical Issues in Boxing, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437712766

Medical Issues in Boxing, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine, Volume 28-4

1st Edition

Authors: Gerard Varlotta Barry Jordan
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437712766
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 15th October 2009

Description

For this issue on the medical aspects of the increasingly-popular sport of boxing, Dr. Barry Jordan, Director of the Brain Injury Program and Memory Evaluation and Treatment Service at the Burke Rehabilitation Hospital in New York, has teamed up with Dr. Gerard Varlotta, Professor and specialist in pain management and injury prevention for NYU's departments of Joint Diseases and Rehabilitation Medicine. The Guest Editors have gathered a panel of leading experts on the subject, to cover topics such as medical safety in boxing, the role of the ringside physician, doping and drug use in boxing, facial and hand injuries in boxing, infectious disease in boxing, and more.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437712766

About the Authors

Gerard Varlotta Author

Barry Jordan Author