Publish Date:April 2000
Textbook on the prevention, recognition, management, and rehabilitation of sports illnesses and injuries. For students in athletic training, physical therapy, and exercise physiology. Focusing on specific joint kinematics, Anderson (athletic training, Bridgewater State College, MA), Hall (health and exercise sciences, U. of Delaware), and Martin (athletic training educational program, Middle Tennessee State U.), examine prevention, assessment, management, and rehabilitation of the most common conditions found in an athletic training environment. They cover common musculoskeletal injuries, as well as conditions such as respiratory illnesses, infectious diseases, blood pressure disorders, and diabetes.