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Extreme and Rare Sports: Performance Demands, Drivers, Functional Foods, and Nutrition

1st Edition

Sourya Datta, Debasis Bagchi
May 24, 2019

Two crucial components of a healthy life are nutrition and exercise. The importance of appropriate diet, food and nutrition are extremely important to be successful in sports, and, especially, in extreme sports. Extreme sport is an activity where a participant must demonstrate both mental and...

Hip Preservation Techniques

1st Edition

K. Mohan Iyer
May 09, 2019

Hip Preservation Techniques explores hip problems and presents and compares alternative protocols for treating the condition in children, adolescents, young adults, and adults. While poor long-term outcomes of arthroplasty have led to an increasing dependence on procedures to conserve the...

Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Elizabeth Broad
May 06, 2019

Sports participation opportunities for individuals with impairments are increasing. Whether an athlete is beginning a sport or competing on the world stage for a podium finish, nutrition is recognized as being integral to optimizing their health, training capacity, and performance. Some athletes...

Musculoskeletal Injections and Alternative Options: A practical guide to 'what, when and how?'

1st Edition

Maneesh Bhatia
April 10, 2019

Musculoskeletal injections for joint or tendon problems are performed commonly and their use, which can result in a marked improvement in acute symptoms as well as delay or postpone surgery, is on the rise. Key features: Provides concise, current and portable information Covers the latest...

Inhalation Aerosols: Physical and Biological Basis for Therapy, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Anthony J. Hickey, Heidi M. Mansour
March 20, 2019

Inhalation aerosols continue to be the basis for successful lung therapy for several diseases, with therapeutic strategies and the range of technology significantly evolving in recent years. In response, this third edition takes a new approach to reflect the close integration of technology with its...

Exercise and Disease Management

2nd Edition

Brian C. Leutholtz, Ignacio Ripoll
January 10, 2019

Exercise and Disease Management is designed to help managed care physicians, their patients, other health care professionals, and interested readers integrate current exercise guidelines into their practices. This extraordinary book is accompanied by a series of 11 workbooks, each one for a chronic...

Silver's Joint and Soft Tissue Injection: Injecting with Confidence, Sixth Edition

6th Edition

David Silver
January 07, 2019

This popular and practical book is a comprehensive guide to diagnosing joint conditions and the benefits, and potential pitfalls, of steroid injections, an important tool in managing these problems used by an increasing range of practitioners. It considers all the practical aspects of injection as...

Making Sense of Exercise Testing

1st Edition

Robert B. Schoene, H. Thomas Robertson
August 09, 2018

This book makes sense of complex topics by distilling them to basic concepts. It provides normal physiology integrated with indications for and evaluation of disease states. With a fresh clinical approach, it helps answer reoccurring questions....

Atlas of Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy

1st Edition

Andreas B. Imhoff, Jonathan B. Ticker, Augustus D. Mazzocca, Andreas Voss
February 22, 2018

Arthroscopic surgery has been one of the biggest Orthopedic advances in the last century. It affects people of all ages. Total joint replacement may capture popular imagination, but arthroscopy continues to have a greater effect on more people. This Atlas provides the most up to date resource of...

Sports Concussions: A Complete Guide to Recovery and Management

1st Edition

Isabelle Gagnon, Alain Ptito
November 16, 2017

Sport-related concussions have become an increasingly important topic as evidenced by recent media attention. Due in large part to the complex nature of concussive injuries, there is great discrepancy in the effect these injuries have on individual functioning and the type and nature of services...

Sports-Related Concussion: Diagnosis and Management, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Brian Sindelar, Julian E. Bailes
November 08, 2017

This new edition reflects the explosion of knowledge in basic science and clinical care for athletes with mild traumatic brain injury or concussion. Interest in management and methodology for making diagnoses and improving the clinical outcomes have changed dramatically. All U.S. states have laws...

Making Sense of Lung Function Tests

2nd Edition

Jonathan Dakin, Mark Mottershaw, Elena Kourteli
September 18, 2017

Respiratory problems are the most common cause of acute admission to hospital. A variety of diagnostic investigations are required, both for acute and clinic assessment. Making Sense of Lung Function Tests, Second Edition familiarises both trainees and more experienced clinicians with the...