Sports Injuries: Diagnosis and Management
Author: Christopher M. Norris
Release Date: September 17, 2004
A completely updated and extended edition of the highly successful and practical handbook, Sports Injuries: Diagnosis and Management provides the most comprehensive single source for the management of soft tissue injuries. Designed and written for clarity, this new edition provides an equal balance of scientific information and clinical guidance, emphasizing an evidenced based approach. Divided into 20 chapters the book covers biomechanics of injury, tissue healing, sports massage, taping, exercise therapy and training, first contact management, gait, detailed coverage of sports injuries to the upper limb, lower limb and trunk. Well-referenced and extensively illustrated, this greatly expanded and revised text will continue to be invaluable to physiotherapists, chiropractors, sports and massage therapists, medical practitioners, coaches, and trainers and all those involved in the treatment of athletes and sports people.