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  • Sports Injuries to the Shoulder and Elbowby Jin-Young PARK

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 179.00

    This book documents current knowledge on the mechanisms involved in sports injuries to the shoulder and elbow, reviews essential physical examinations, and explains the role of diagnostic imaging. Above all, it describes in detail the treatment modalities that are appropriate to the injuries encountered in throwing and overhead athletes, including... more...

  • Elbow Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuryby Joshua Dines; David Altchek

    Springer US 2015; US$ 109.00

    Presenting a comprehensive discussion of the biomechanics, assessment, diagnosis and management of injuries to the elbow ulnar collateral ligament (UCL), including video clips of selected surgical techniques, this is a thorough and practical text for any clinician seeing athletes with this increasingly common injury. The book is organized thematically,... more...

  • Blood in My Coffeeby Ferdie Pacheco; Budd Schulberg

    Sports Publishing 2012; US$ 14.99

    Best known as the Fight Doctor, Ferdie Pacheco has lived a dreamer?s life. Instead of finding success in just one career, Pacheco has excelled in numerous fields. He?s been a successful pharmacist, doctor, boxing cornerman, television commentator, screenwriter, author, artist, and more. Now the life of this extraordinary Renaissance man is captured... more...

  • Schwerverletzten-Versorgung im Motorsportby Michael Kreinest

    Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 37.84

    Die Behandlung von schwerverletzten Motorsportlern im Rahmen eines Auto- oder Motorradrennens unterscheidet sich deutlich von den Behandlungsstrategien im öffentlichen Verkehrsraum. Das ?Race Track Trauma Life Support?-Konzept (RTTLS) bietet einen eingängigen Algorithmus zur strukturierten und prioritäten-orientierten Behandlung von verunfallten und... more...

  • Doping - von der Analyse zur Präventionby Andreas Singler; Gerhard Treutlein

    Meyer & Meyer 2010; US$ 14.30

    Dem modernen Spitzensport wird häufig nachgesagt, seine oberste Maxime sei das "Siegen um jeden Preis". Tendenzen für einen solchen Sport hat es auch in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland immer gegeben - aber stets auch gegenläufige Bewegungen.So war, wie die Autoren im Zuge ihrer soziologischen Analyse der Dopingproblematik feststellen, der... more...

  • Dopingby Lars Figura; Hans P. Brandl-Bredenbeck; Wolf D. Brettschneider; Dieter Hackfort; Erich Müller; Walter Tokarski

    Meyer & Meyer 2009; US$ 19.46

    Das Thema Doping wurde in den letzten Jahren zu einer ständigen Begleiterscheinung des Spitzensports. Allseits wird Doping im Sport abgelehnt, werden die Dopingsünder als Betrüger und die vermeintlich "sauberen" Verlierer als die Betrogenen verstanden. Die Dopingtat wird als schändlich, im Mindesten als unfair bewertet. Dementsprechend ist... more...

  • Sports Biomechanicsby Roger Bartlett

    Taylor and Francis 2002; 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...

  • Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming V1by A. Lees; D. MacLaren; T. Reilly

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    The International Symposium on Biomechanics and Medicine in Swimming, held every four years under the aegis of the International Society of Biomechanics and the World Commission of Sports Biomechanics, provides a forum in which research related to swimming is reported and problems that confront swimming practitioners are debated. This volume contains... more...

  • Drugs in Sportby David Mottram

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 77.95

    Drug use and abuse represents perhaps the most profound and high-profile issue facing sport today. Each major international championship seems to deliver a new drug-related controversy, while drug takers and sports administrators attempt to out-manoeuvre each other with new substances and new testing procedures. Drugs in Sport - 3rd Edition is a... more...

  • Interceptive Actions in Sportby Simon Bennett; Keith Davids; Geert J.P. Savelsbergh; John van der Kamp

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 79.95

    Dynamic interceptive actions are those actions for which the body, or an implement, must be moved into the right place at the right time in order to accomplish a task. These actions are particularly prevalent in sport, for example reaching to catch a ball or running towards a target to make a tackle. This book is the first to offer a comprehensive... more...