Sports Injuries

1st Edition

Examination, Imaging & Management

Authors:

  • John O'Byrne
  • Ciaran Johnston
  • Stephen Eustace
  • Pat O'Neill
  • Key Features

    • Content covers normal anatomy and then gives the commonly encountered pathologies.
    • Chapters divided by anatomical regions for easy reference.
    • Highly illustrated, with over 400 images and drawings.
    • Written by four top experts in the field.
    • Provides practical implications of findings.

    Table of Contents

    1. Mechanisms of injury and tissue healing
    2 . Mechanisms of diagnosis
    3. Mechanisms of treatment
    4. Acute injury management
    5 . The pelvis, hip & groin
    6. The knee and calf
    7. The foot and ankle
    8. The shoulder
    9. The elbow
    10. The wrist and hand
    11. The spine
    12. The head, neck, thorax and abdomen
    13. Pre-participation medical assessment and drugs in sport

    Details

    No. of pages:
    528
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443102035
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702032493

    About the authors

    John O'Byrne

    professeur de chirurgie orthopedique, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Irelande