A Comprehensive Guide to Sports Physiology and Injury Management
  • Author : Stuart Porter
  • Release Date : 13 November 2020
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 572
  • ISBN 13 : 9780702074882

Download or read book entitled A Comprehensive Guide to Sports Physiology and Injury Management written by Stuart Porter and published by Elsevier Health Sciences online. This book was released on 13 November 2020 with total pages 572. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Divided into two parts, physiology and sports injury management, this is an innovative clinical- and evidence-based guide, which engages with the latest developments in athletic performance both long and short term. It also considers lower level exercise combined with the pertinent physiological processes. It focuses on the rationale behind diagnostic work up, treatment bias and rehabilitation philosophy, challenging convention within the literature to what really makes sense when applied to sports settings. Drawing upon experts in the field from across the world and various sports settings, it implements critical appraisal throughout with an emphasis on providing practical solutions within sports medicine pedagogy. Dovetails foundational sports physiology with clinical skills and procedures to effectively manage sports injuries across a variety of settings Takes an interdisciplinary approach and draws upon both clinical- and evidence-based practice Contributed by leading international experts including academics, researchers and in-the-field clinicians from a range of sports teams including the Royal Ballet and Chelsea FC Pedagogical features include learning objectives, clinical tip boxes, summaries, case studies and Editor’s commentary to/critique of concepts and techniques across chapters