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  • Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Traumatologyby

    Springer Milan 2013; US$ 209.00

    This book covers evaluation and treatment of sports injuries in young athletes, including spine, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand, hip, knee, ankle and foot injuries. Discusses ligament tears, the impact of treatment on joint and bone development and more. more...

  • AthleticEnhancement, Human Nature and Ethicsby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 179.00

    Combining fundamental philosophical anthropological reflection with applied ethics and socio-cultural and empirical approaches, this book focuses sustained ethical scrutiny on the controversies surrounding natural athletic talent and enhanced performance. more...

  • Bone and Joint Injuriesby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 109.00

    This book serves as an indispensable guide for all physicians dealing with trauma patients and in preparing for the European Board Exam, UEMS EBSQ trauma surgery. more...

  • Sports Dermatologyby Brian Adams

    Springer New York 2006; US$ 89.99

    Millions of people participate in sporting activities every day, from the daily runner to the three-times-a-week "gym rat," to members of myriad sports teams. Sports injuries are among the most commonly presenting issues in emergency rooms and physician?s offices. During these events, the most common injuries affect the skin. Cutaneous manifestations... more...

  • Applied Exercise Psychologyby PhD Mark H. Anshel

    Springer Publishing Company 2005; US$ 77.99

    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... more...

  • Paediatric Exercise Science and Medicineby Neil Armstrong; Willem van Mechelen

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 109.99

    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...

  • Was ist Doping?by Christoph Asmuth

    transcript 2014; US$ 19.46

    »Doping« ist zum gesamtgesellschaftlichen Problem geworden. Es betrifft keineswegs mehr nur den Sport, sondern zahlreiche andere Felder: Politik, Wirtschaft, Jura, Medizin, Naturwissenschaften. Die Beiträge des Bandes bieten nicht nur eine Bestandsaufnahme der nackten Fakten - sie zielen besonders darauf ab, Aporien und Dilemmata der aktuellen Diskussion... more...

  • Entgrenzungen des Machbaren?by Christoph Asmuth; Christoph Binkelmann

    transcript 2014; US$ 41.09

    Die aktuellen Möglichkeiten zur Steigerung menschlicher Leistung durch Sportdoping und Enhancement werfen die Frage auf, ob es rechtliche und moralische Grenzen des Machbaren gibt oder geben sollte. Bislang beschränken sich die aktuellen Anti-Doping-Bestimmungen auf positiv gesetztes Recht, das partiell und in konkreten Fällen von der alltäglichen... more...

  • Aktiv ins Alterby Norbert Bachl; Karin Gruber; Werner Schwarz; Johannes Zeibig

    Springer Vienna 2009; US$ 9.95

    Aktiv und in Bewegung ist es leichter älter zu werden. Es ist nie zu spät, mit Bewegung und Sport anzufangen. Dieser Ratgeber hilft Ihnen dabei, den biologischen Alterungsprozess zu verzögern. Praktische, und nützliche Tipps zum "Active Aging-Faktor"... more...

  • Nutrition and Enhanced Sports Performanceby Debasis Bagchi; Sreejayan Nair; Chandan K. Sen

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 137.95

    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...