The fully updated second edition presents clear and accessible explanations of the biomechanical principles of injury and how injuries affects the normal function of muscles, connective tissues, and joints.Similarly, Achilles tendon rupture without repair leads to calf muscle atrophy. These findings indicate that Achilles tendon ruptures should be surgically repaired soon after injury and early mobilization implemented to reduce range of motionanbsp;...
|Title||:||Biomechanics of Musculoskeletal Injury|
|Author||:||William Charles Whiting, Ronald F. Zernicke|
|Publisher||:||Human Kinetics - 2008|