Imaging of Orthopedic Sports Injuries

Imaging of Orthopedic Sports Injuries

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This volume provides an updated review of imaging abnormalities in orthopedic sports injuries. The first part of the book contains background information on relevant basic science and general imaging principles in sports traumatology. The second part comprises a topographic discussion of sports injuries. Each chapter highlights the merits of different imaging techniques, focused on a specific clinical problem. In the third part, natural history, monitoring and follow-up imaging are discussed.... to identify radiological findings that are clearly associated with symptoms or disability and to provide some guidelines to help the ... 27.2 Impact of Osteoarthritis in Sport Activities: Risk and Consequences Osteoarthritis is the progressive loss of normal cartilage structure and function, and involves all the joint tissues, bone, capsule, synovium and the cartilage (Wolf ... For some sports such as running there is some controversy as to the role of exercise and the risk of OA; some authorsanbsp;...

Title:Imaging of Orthopedic Sports Injuries
Author:Filip M. Vanhoenacker, Mario Maas, Jan L. Gielen
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-01-17


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