Sports injuries

by Marcovitz, Hal.

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Playing sports can improve fitness and coordination and boost self-discipline and self-esteem, but these benefits sometimes come at a price; sports injuries. This detailed examination covers the causes, diagnoses, current treatments and rehabilitation for the different types of sports injuries. Since many of them are preventable, author Hal Marcovitz includes a discussion of training and safety techniques as well as changes to equipment that have been instituted as a result of common athletic injuries.
Introduction: When sports can be too intense
What causes sports injuries?
How are sports injuries diagnosed?
How are sports injuries treated?
How are sports injuries rehabilitated?
How can sports injuries be avoided?

Additional Information
Series Diseases and disorders series.
Subjects Sports injuries -- Popular works.
Sports injuries -- Diagnosis.
Sports injuries -- Treatment.
Electronic books.
Publisher Detroit :Lucent Books,2010
Language English
Description 1 online resource (112 pages) : color illustrations.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781420503470 (electronic book)
1420503472 (electronic book)
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