BRUKNER & KHAN'S CLINICAL SPORTS MEDICINE: INJURIES, VOL. 1
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Brukner & Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine is the world-leading title in sports and exercise medicine, providing an authoritative foundation for clinicians and students. This complete practical guide to physiotherapy and musculoskeletal medicine covers all aspects of diagnosis and contemporary management of sports-related injuries. This fifth edition has been expanded to accommodate a much higher level of evidence-based content. It reflects the huge amount of new research and significant changes in thinking since the fourth edition was published. For this volume, Injuries, all chapters have been comprehensively updated by sports physiotherapists and sports physicians at the top of their fields from around the world. There are more than 300 new figures and tables, as well as six new chapters including * Training programming and prescription * Return to play * Pain: the clinical aspects An ebook with linked masterclass videos is also available. For details go to www.mheducation.com.au Peter Brukner OAM, MBBS, FACSP, FACSM, FFSEM Peter Brukner is a Sport and Exercise Physician and currently the Australian cricket team doctor. He was previously Head of Sports Medicine and Sports Science at the Liverpool Football Club in the UK. Peter is the founding partner of the Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, a past president of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians, and Professor of Sports Medicine at La Trobe University. Peter has been an Olympic team physician and was the Socceroos team doctor at the 2010 World Cup. In 2005 Peter was awarded the Order of Australia medal (OAM) for services to sports medicine. Karim Khan MD, PhD, MBA, FACSP, FACSM, FFSEM Karim Khan is a Sport and Exercise Physician and Professor of Sports Medicine at the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. He is Editor in Chief of the British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) and has published more than 280 peer-reviewed research articles. In 2001, he was awarded the Australian Prime Minister's Medal for service to sports medicine. He was profiled in The Lancet in its special 2012 Olympic edition.show more

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  • Hardback | 1056 pages
  • 80 x 100 x 19mm | 2,426.72g
  • McGraw-Hill Australia
  • Australia
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • 1743761384
  • 9781743761380
  • 10,736

About Brukner and Khan

Peter Brukner OAM, MBBS, FACSP, FACSM, FFSEM is a Sport and Exercise Physician and currently the Australian cricket team doctor. He was previously Head of Sports Medicine and Sports Science at the Liverpool Football Club in the UK. Peter is the founding partner of the Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, a past president of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians, and Professor of Sports Medicine at La Trobe University. Peter has been an Olympic team physician and was the Socceroos team doctor at the 2010 World Cup. In 2005 Peter was awarded the Order of Australia medal (OAM) for services to sports medicine.Karim Khan MD, PhD, MBA, FACSP, FACSM, FFSEM is a Sport and Exercise Physician and Professor of Sports Medicine at the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. He is Editor in Chief of the British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) and has published more than 280 peer-reviewed research articles. In 2001, he was awarded the Australian Prime Minister's Medal for service to sports medicine. He was profiled in The Lancet in its special 2012 Olympic edition.show more

Table of contents

PART A FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES1 Sports and exercise medicine: the team approach2 Integrating evidence into shared decision making with patients3 Sports injuries: acute4 Sports injuries: overuse5 Pain: why and how does it hurt?6 Pain: the clinical aspects7 Beware: conditions that masquerade as sports injuries8 Introduction to clinical biomechanics9 Biomechanical aspects of injury in specific sports10 Training programming and prescription11 Core stability12 Preventing injury13 Recovery: the science and the art14 Clinical assessment: moving from rote to rational and rigorous15 How to make the diagnosis: tips for better history taking, physical examination and investigation16 Patient-reported outcome measures in sports medicine17 Treatments for musculoskeletal conditions18 Principles of sports injury rehabilitation19 Return to playPART B REGIONAL PROBLEMS20 Sports concussion21 Headache22 Face, eye and teeth23 Neck pain24 Shoulder pain25 Elbow and arm pain26 Wrist pain27 Hand and finger injuries28 Thoracic and chest pain29 Low back pain30 Buttock pain31 Hip-related pain32 Groin pain33 Anterior thigh pain34 Posterior thigh pain35 Acute ankle injuries36 Anterior knee pain37 Lateral, medial and posterior knee pain38 Leg pain39 Calf pain40 Pain in the Achilles region41 Acute ankle injuries42 Ankle painPART C SPECIAL GROUPS OF PARTICIPANTS44 The younger athlete45 Military personnel46 Periodic medical assessment of athletes47 Working and travelling with teams48 Career developmentshow more

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