Spinal Injuries in the Athlete, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455749478, 9781455747702

Spinal Injuries in the Athlete, An Issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine, Volume 31-3

1st Edition

Authors: Pierre d'Hemecourt Lyle Micheli
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455749478
eBook ISBN: 9781455747702
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 11th June 2012
Page Count: 240

Description

This issue of Clinics in Sports Medicine, Guest Edited by Drs. Lyle Micheli and Pierre d'Hemecourt, focuses on Spinal Injuries in the Athlete.  Articles in this outstanding issue include: Sport Specific Biomechanics of Spinal Injuries in the Athlete (Throwing Athletes, Rotational Sports and Contact-collision); Sport Specific Biomechanics of Spinal Injuries in the Athlete (Dance, Figure Skating and Gymnastics); Back Pain in the Pediatric and Adolescent Athlete; Spinal Deformity and Congenital Abnormalities; The Young Adult Spine; The Aging Spine; Thoraco-lumbar Spine: Trauma and spinal deformity: Indications for Surgical Fusion and Return to Play Criteria; Overview of spinal interventions; Congenital and Acute Cervical Spine injuries with Return to Play Criteria; Degenerative Cervical Spine Disease; Spinal cord abnormalities; Infectious, Inflammatory, and Metabolic Diseases of the Spine; and Spinal tumors.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455747702
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455749478

About the Authors

Pierre d'Hemecourt Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine, Division of Sports Medicine, Children’s Hospital Boston

Lyle Micheli Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director Division of Sports Medicine, Associate in Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Children's Hospital; Associate Clinical Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA