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

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
        Series: Australia Healthcare Medical Medical
        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