Netter’s Sports Medicine, by Christopher C. Madden, MD, Margot Putukian, MD, FACSM, Craig C. Young, MD, and Eric C. McCarty, MD, is a reference designed to help you meet the challenges presented by your patients in this growing interdisciplinary field. More than 1,000 Netter images, along with photos of physical examination techniques and imaging examples, provide a rich visual understanding, while a bulleted text format, combined with a user-friendly organization by specific types of injuries as well as different types of sports, makes reference quick and easy. Discussions of a full range of sports—traditional as well as less common—ensure that the coverage is comprehensive and up to date. From pre-participation exams, musculoskeletal injuries, sports nutrition, and sports psychology...to general medical problems in athletes...this reference equips you with the guidance you need to keep your patients at the top of their game. A companion website at www.NetterReference.com equips you with convenient online access to the book’s entire text and illustrations, and more.
- Includes online access to a companion web site featuring the complete text, an Image Bank containing all of the book’s illustrations, downloadable for your personal use, twenty patient education brochures, and more.
- Presents more than 1,000 Netter illustrations accompanied by photos of physical examination techniques, radiographs, and other imaging techniques—including CT and MRI—that equip you with a rich visual understanding of sports medicine.
- Features a bulleted text format for quick-read guidance.
- Organizes information by specific types of injuries as well as different types of sports for an easy-to-access reference.
- Discusses traditional along with less common sports for comprehensive coverage that is up to date.
- Includes a section that examines considerations for specific athlete populations, including children, women, the senior athlete and the physically challenged, to help you meet their special needs.
- Presents the cross-disciplinary contributions of primary care physicians, athletic trainers, physical therapists, dentists, orthopaedic surgeons, and others, who provide a well-rounded perspective on the subject.
- Combines current, evidence-based information with expert clinical guidance for a high-yield reference.
SECTION I: MEDICAL CARE AND SUPERVISION OF THE ATHLETE
1 The Team Physician
2 The Certified Athletic Trainer and the Training room
3 The Preparticipation Physical Examination
4 Sideline Preparedness and Emergencies on the Field
5 Sports Nutrition
6 Sports Supplements
7 Sports Pharmacology of Pain and Inflammation Control in Athletes
SECTION II: CONDITIONING
8 The Pediatric Athlete
9 The High School Athlete: Setting up a High School Sports Medicine Program
10 The Female Athlete
11 The Senior Athlete
12 The Physically Challenged Athlete
SECTION III: SPECIAL CONSIDERATION FOR ATHLETEPOPULATIONS
13 Exercise Prescription and Physiology
14 Aerobic Training
15 Resistance Training
SECTION IV: ENVIRONMENT
17 Exercise in the Heat and Heat Illness
18 Exercise in the Cold and Cold Injuries
19 High Altitude Training and Competition
SECTION V: SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY AND BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS
20 The Role of Sports Psychology and Psychiatry
21 Drugs and Doping in Athletes
22 Eating Disorders in Athletes
SECTION VI: GENERAL MEDICAL PROBLEMS IN ATHLETES
24 Infections in Athletes
25 Gastrointestinal Problems
26 Hematologic Problems in Athletes
27 Renal and Genitourinary Problems
28 The Athlete with Diabetes
29 The Athlete's Heart and Sudden Cardiac Death
30 The Hypertensive Athlete
31 Exercise Induced Bronchospasm, Anaphylaxis, and Urticaria
32 Neurologic Problems in the Athlete
33 Headache in the Athlete
34 Skin Problems in the Athlete
35 Connective Tissue and Rheumatologic Conditions in Sports
SECTION VII: INJURY PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT
36 Musculoskeletal Injuries in Sports
37 Comprehensive Rehabilitation of the Athlete
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- © Saunders 2010
- 7th August 2009
- Hardcover ISBN: