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Brukner & Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine : Injuries : 5th Edition - Brukner And Khan

Brukner & Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine : Injuries

5th Edition

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Published: 19th December 2016
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Brukner & Khan's Clinical Sports Medicine is the world-leading title in sports and exercise medicine, providing an authoritative foundation for clinicians and students. This complete practical guide to physiotherapy and musculoskeletal medicine covers all aspects of diagnosis and contemporary management of sports-related injuries.

This fifth edition has been expanded to accommodate a much higher level of evidence-based content. It reflects the huge amount of new research and significant changes in thinking since the fourth edition was published.

For this volume, Injuries, all chapters have been comprehensively updated by sports physiotherapists and sports physicians at the top of their fields from around the world.

There are more than 300 new figures and tables, as well as six new chapters including:

  • Training programming and prescription
  • Return to play
  • Pain: the clinical aspects

About the Author

Peter Brukner OAM, MBBS, FACSP, FACSM, FFSEM

Peter Brukner is a Sport and Exercise Physician and currently the Australian cricket team doctor. He was previously Head of Sports Medicine and Sports Science at the Liverpool Football Club in the UK. Peter is the founding partner of the Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, a past president of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians, and Professor of Sports Medicine at La Trobe University. Peter has been an Olympic team physician and was the Socceroos team doctor at the 2010 World Cup. In 2005 Peter was awarded the Order of Australia medal (OAM) for services to sports medicine.

Karim Khan MD, PhD, MBA, FACSP, FACSM, FFSEM

Karim Khan is a Sport and Exercise Physician and Professor of Sports Medicine at the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. He is Editor in Chief of the British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) and has published more than 280 peer-reviewed research articles. In 2001, he was awarded the Australian Prime Minister’s Medal for service to sports medicine. He was profiled in The Lancet in its special 2012 Olympic edition.

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      PART A FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES
      1 Sports and exercise medicine: the team approach 
      2 Integrating evidence into shared decision making with patients 
      3 Sports injuries: acute 
      4 Sports injuries: overuse 
      5 Pain: why and how does it hurt? 
      6 Pain: the clinical aspects 
      7 Beware: conditions that masquerade as sports injuries 
      8 Introduction to clinical biomechanics 
      9 Biomechanical aspects of injury in specific sports 
      10 Training programming and prescription 
      11 Core stability 
      12 Preventing injury 
      13 Recovery: the science and the art 
      14 Clinical assessment: moving from rote to rational and rigorous
      15 How to make the diagnosis: tips for better history taking, physical examination and investigation 
      16 Patient-reported outcome measures in sports medicine
      17 Treatments for musculoskeletal conditions 
      18 Principles of sports injury rehabilitation 
      19 Return to play

      PART B REGIONAL PROBLEMS
      20 Sports concussion
      21 Headache 
      22 Face, eye and teeth
      23 Neck pain
      24 Shoulder pain
      25 Elbow and arm pain
      26 Wrist pain 
      27 Hand and finger injuries
      28 Thoracic and chest pain 
      29 Low back pain
      30 Buttock pain
      31 Hip-related pain
      32 Groin pain
      33 Anterior thigh pain
      34 Posterior thigh pain
      35 Acute ankle injuries
      36 Anterior knee pain
      37 Lateral, medial and posterior knee pain
      38 Leg pain
      39 Calf pain 
      40 Pain in the Achilles region
      41 Acute ankle injuries
      42 Ankle pain 
      43 Foot pain 

      PART C SPECIAL GROUPS OF PARTICIPANTS
      44 The younger athlete 
      45 Military personnel
      46 Periodic medical assessment of athletes 
      47 Working and travelling with teams
      48 Career development

      ISBN: 9781743761380
      ISBN-10: 1743761384
      Audience: Professional
      Format: Hardcover
      Language: English
      Number Of Pages: 1096
      Published: 19th December 2016
      Publisher: McGraw-Hill Australia
      Country of Publication: AU
      Dimensions (cm): 25.7 x 20.9  x 4.6
      Weight (kg): 2.43
      Edition Number: 5
      Edition Type: Revised