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- Meyer & Meyer 2010; US$ 14.10
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...
- CRC Press 2000; US$ 99.95
Diving Injuries: Research Findings and Recommendations for Reducing Catastrophic Injuries represents the most comprehensive study ever done on the problem of spinal cord injuries resulting from diving into water. ng injuries. In it, Dr. Gabrielsen, a renowned expert on the interpretation and presentation of diving-related testimony, discusses injuries... more...
- Springer 2010; US$ 199.00
Physical activity exerts an important influence on the endocrine system, modulating synthesis and secretion of several hormones. Almost every organ and system in the body is affected by physical activity and exercise, mainly through the endocrine and neuroendocrine system. Mode, intensity, and duration of the exercise bout, age, gender and fitness... more...
- CRC Press 2015; US$ 99.95
Addresses the Aging Process and Its Effect on Sports Performance Age-related changes influence all physiological systems, including those used during exercise and sport. Highlighting masters athletes?older adults who train and compete in organized sports? Nutrition and Performance in Masters Athletes examines the extent to which regular... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 74.95
The FIMS Team Physician Manual is the official sports medicine handbook of the International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS), the world?s oldest sports medicine organization. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, the book offers a complete guide to the background knowledge, practical techniques and professional skills required to... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95
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...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Genetic and Molecular Aspects of Sports PerformanceWiley 2011; US$ 179.95
This is the latest volume in the IOC Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series , summarizing the evidence from all relevant sources on the genetic and molecular basis of sports and other human physical performance. The initial chapters address the basic science of genomics and genetics and the regulation of gene expression. Additional chapters... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95
Fundamental Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise is an engaging and comprehensive introductory textbook that explains biomechanical concepts from first principles, showing clearly how the science relates to real sport and exercise situations. The book is divided into two parts. The first provides a clear and detailed introduction to the structure... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 320.00
The International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry holds a major international conference every four years. This volume contains the papers presented at the fourth such event, held at the World Congress on Youth, Leisure and Physical Activity in Brussels. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
The ethics of sports medicine is an important emerging area within biomedical ethics. The professionalization of medical support services in sport and continuing debates around issues such as performance-enhancing technologies or the health and welfare of athletes mean that all practitioners in sport, as well as researchers with an interest in sports... more...