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  • Exercise Medicineby Alfred A. Bove

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

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  • Fundamental Biomechanics of Sport and Exerciseby James Watkins

    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...

  • Muscle hypertrophy and strength increases after ten weeks of High Intensity Trainingby Jürgen Giessing; Björn Eichmann

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 27.76

    How many sets per exercise are necessary to gain muscle mass and strength? In this study subjects trained all major muscle groups twice a week performing nine exercises. One group applied high-intensity training (HIT) and did only one drop-set of each exercise to the point of momentary muscular failure, whereas the other group performed as many repetitions... more...

  • Rethinking Drug Use in Sportby Bob Stewart; Aaron Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Drug free sport is an unattainable aspiration. In this critical, paradigm-shifting reappraisal of contemporary drug policy in sport, Bob Stewart and Aaron Smith argue that drug use in sport is an inexorable consequence of the nature, structure and culture of sport itself, and offer a powerful argument for creating a legitimate space for drug use in... more...

  • Stress Fractures, Bone Bruises, and Shin Splintsby Frank R. Noyes; Sue Barber-Westin

    Publish Green 2014; US$ 5.99

    Stress fractures, bone bruises, and shin splints may cause pain for many weeks or even many months and interrupt normal activities. These injuries can be difficult to diagnose and MRI is required to determine the extent of the problem. Most stress fractures and shin splints are associated with sports and military training. A sudden or rapid increase... more...

  • Routledge Handbook of Ergonomics in Sport and Exerciseby Youlian Hong

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 210.00

    The Routledge Handbook of Ergonomics in Sport and Exercise is the first book to offer a comprehensive and in-depth survey of cutting-edge scientific research into ergonomics in sport and exercise. Written by world-leading international scientists and researchers, it bridges the gap between fundamental scientific research in sport and exercise and... more...

  • Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Traumatologyby Vincenzo Guzzanti

    Springer 2013; US$ 209.00

    This book focuses on the evaluation and treatment of a wide range of sports injuries in relation to the Tanner stage of sexual development in young athletes. A series of detailed chapters address the injuries likely to be encountered in different parts of the body, including the spine, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand, hip, knee, ankle, and feet. Among... more...

  • Sport, Health and Drugsby Ivan Waddington; Andy Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    For the first time a sociological perspective is brought to bear on a topic which has received much previous attention, largely from a medical or physiological perspective. This is a valuable and unique addition to existing literature. more...

  • Dance Medicine in Practiceby Liane Simmel

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    This represents a complete textbook for dancers. It is highly illustrated, with exercises and tips throughout, all couched in terms of helping the individual dancer to prepare their training. Specific parts on the spine, pelvis, hip, knee, feet, shoulders and arms are each divided into sections on anatomy, load and overload, pitfalls, self analysis... more...

  • Touching and Being Touchedby Gabriele Brandstetter; Gerko Egert; Sabine Zubarik

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 112.00

    Movement and touch are fundamental elements of dance ? both for the dancers on stage and the spectators who are touched and moved by the performance. The papers collected in this volume (by scholars from a range of disciplines including dance, literature, and film studies, as well as philosophy and the neurosciences) focus on the relationship of movement,... more...