Oxford American Handbook of Sports Medicine

Oxford American Handbook of Sports Medicine

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Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful
reference for practitioners.

The Oxford American Handbook of Sports Medicine brings together the common problems and diagnoses of sports medicine into a focused summary of the latest strategies, management plans, and evidence-based protocols. Its quick, accessible overview in a portable format will make it ideal for use on the sidelines and in the clinic by physicians working with both professional and amateur athletes and teams. Plus, primary care and orthopedic students, residents, and fellows will find it a
dependable, practical guide during sports medicine rotations and clerkships as well as a good review tool for in-training exams. Extensively illustrated, compact and comprehensive, the full range of the specialty is covered including sections on sports psychology, imaging and procedures, as well as issues
specific to women athletes and pediatric patients.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 828 pages
  • 106 x 184 x 28mm | 425g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195372190
  • 9780195372199
  • 1,092,047

Table of contents

Acute care and sports injury
Head and face
Elbow and forearm
Wrist and hand
Hip and pelvis
Ankle and lower leg
Medical issues in athletes
Gastroenterology and genitourinary
Infectious diseases
Women athletes
Ergogenic aids
Physical therapy and rehabilitation
Sports psychology
The team physician
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The range of topics covered nears that of many full-sized sports medicine books and it can be used to help prepare for sports medicine CAQ examinations. * Vijay Jotwani, MD Indiana University School of Medicine *
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About Domhnall MacAuley

Jeffrey Bytomski is Head Medical Team Physician, Assistant Clinical Professor, and Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina

Claude Moorman is Associate Professor, Head Team Physician, and Director, Duke Sports Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
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