The Shoulder in Sport

1st Edition

Management, Rehabilitation and Prevention

Authors:

  • Andrea Fusco
  • Andrea Foglia
  • Frank Musarra
  • Marco Testa
  • Table of Contents

    Section 1 Functional anatomy and recent biomechanical discoveries

    1. Anatomical variants of the shoulder
    P. Van Roy, E. Barbaix, J.P. Baeyens, M. De Maeseneer, J.P.Clarijs

    Glenohumeral joint
    Bone structures of the glenohumeral joint
    Soft tissues of the glenohumeral joint

    Coracoacromial arch
    Bone Structures of the coracoacromial arch
    Soft tissues associated with the coracoacromial arch

    Acromioclavicular joint
    Bone structure of the acromioclavicular joint
    Soft tissues of the acromioclavicular joint

    Sternoclavicular joint
    Bone structures of the Sternoclavicular joint
    Soft tissues of the Sternoclavicular joint

    Neurovascular bundle and adjacent structures
    Conclusions
    Bibliography

    2. Biomechanics of the shoulder
    J.P. Baeyens, P. Van Roy

    Stability of the glenohumeral joint
    Congruency of the joint heads

    Joint Orientation
    Negative intra-articular pressure
    Labrum
    Active stabilization
    Conclusions
    Elevation of the arm
    Osteokinematics
    Glenohymeral osteokinematics
    Scapulothoracic osteokinematics
    Osteokinematics of the clavicle
    Arthrokinematics
    Glenohumeral arthrokinematics
    Throwing movements
    Kinematics of throwing
    Kinetics of throwing
    Bibliography

    Section II Pathology, clinical aspects and diagnostic imaging

    3A. Premise
    A.Fusco

    Examination of the painful shoulder interdisciplinarity and clinical rationale
    Bibliography

    3. Shoulder instability
    A. Fusco, R. Zuccarino

    Aethiopathogenesis
    Structural factors and principles of classification
    Functional factors and athletic actions
    Athletic actions below 90 of abduction
    Athletic actions above 90 of abduction (overhead)
    Ballistic sports

    Details

    No. of pages:
    348
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443068744
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702033148