Geared to physiatrists and sports medicine physicians, this book is a practical guide to the rehabilitation of sport injuries. It focuses on specific sports and describes a variety of popular sports in sufficient depth so that physicians can confidently diagnose and treat patients injured during each sport. The authors focus on conservative management of injuries, so that physicians can maximize nonsurgical options before resorting to surgery. The book explains the mechanism of each injury and offers strategies for evaluating patients and preparing them to return to play. Numerous illustrations complement the text.A Sport-specific Approach Ralph M. Buschbacher, Nathan D. Prahlow, Shashank J. Dave ... Action goals give focus to the task at hand, are under the athletea#39;s control, and produce confidence and concentration. ... In fact, it has been shown that exercise adherence is strongly affected by spousal support.aquot; Sports ... Highly talented athletes often fail to achieve their best performance not due to a lack of ability, but rather to an inability to focus on the acuesaquot; that are necessary for optimalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation|
|Author||:||Ralph M. Buschbacher, Nathan D. Prahlow, Shashank J. Dave|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008-10-01|