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- Springer 2006; US$ 89.99
Sports injuries are among the most frequent issues in emergency rooms and physicians' offices, and the most common of these injuries affect the skin. This handbook provides information in the area of sports dermatology. It covers dermatologic conditions affecting athletes, first by sport and then by specific skin condition. more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2005; US$ 60.00
This is the first applied handbook for practitioners who want to help patients begin and maintain an exercise program as a lifestyle change. Mental health practitioners (MHPs) often earn a trust that not many other professionals do with their patients. It is with this trust that MHPs are able to encourage and help their clients begin a healthy and... more...
- OUP Oxford 2008; US$ 97.99
Now in its second edition, Paediatric Exercise Science and Medicine is the leading reference work designed to support and challenge those involved in developmental exercise science and medicine. Since the publication of the first edition, the paediatric sub-specialty has become firmly established as a major component of sport and exercise medicine... more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 9.95
Schlagen Sie Ihrem "kalendarischen Alter" ein Schnippchen und bleiben Sie länger jung! Wie das geht? Mit Aktivität, mit Bewegung. Denn damit lassen sich Gesundheit, Vitalität und Lebensfreude erhalten ? und auch wieder gewinnen. Es ist nie zu spät, mit Bewegung und Sport anzufangen. Auf Basis wissenschaftlich gesicherter Erkenntnis haben erfahrene... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 139.95
Nutrition and Enhanced Sports Performance: Muscle Building, Endurance, and Strength provides a comprehensive overview to understanding the integrated impact of nutrition on performance. The book is divided into five main themes: An introductory overview of the role of nutrition in human health Various types of physical exercises, including... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 76.95
This advanced text is the companion volume to Introduction to Sports Biomechanics , also written by Roger Bartlett. Focussing on third year undergraduate and postgraduate topics the text explores sports injury in relation to biomechanics. Part One presents a detailed examination of sports injury, including the properties of biological materials,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 64.95
Introduction to Sports Biomechanics provides a genuinely accessible and comprehensive guide to all of the biomechanics topics covered in an undergraduate sports and exercise science degree. Now revised and in its second edition, Introduction to Sports Biomechanics is full of visual aids to support the text. Every chapter contains cross references... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 53.95
When working with sports men and women, the biomechanist is faced with two apparently incompatible goals: reducing injury risk and improving sports performance. Now in a fully updated and revised edition, Sports Biomechanics introduces the fundamental principles that underpin our understanding of the biomechanics of both sports injury and performance,... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 45.00
Sports fans or not, readers will be fascinated by this revealing examination of the pressures leading to the widespread use of steroids in sport and the negative, unintended consequences of their ban. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 55.95
Fastest, Highest, Strongest presents a comprehensive challenge to the dominant orthodoxy concerning the use of performance-enhancing drugs in sport. Examining the political and economic transformation of the Olympic Movement during the twentieth century, the authors argue that the realities of modern sport require a serious reassessment... more...