Physical Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete is a medical reference book that equips you to apply today's hottest strategies in non-operative sports rehabilitation, so you can help your patients return to play as quickly and fully as possible.
Send your players back to the field fast with the latest strategies in non-operative sports rehabilitation.
Get balanced, dependable guidance on sports rehabilitation from a multidisciplinary author team that contributes perspectives from orthopaedics and sports medicine, athletic training, and physical therapy.
Ensure effective treatment planning with a stronger emphasis on evidence-based practice.
Master the latest with brand-new chapters on Developing Treatment Pathways, Biomechanical Implications in Shoulder and Knee Rehabilitation, Temporomandibular Rehabilitation, Thigh Rehabilitation, Gait Assessment, Functional Movement Assessment, and Plyometric Training Drills.
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Andrews provides evidence-based guidance for sports medicine rehabilitation.
Section I: Foundational Concepts in Rehabilitation 1 Psychological Factors in Rehabilitation 2 Physiological Factors in Rehabilitation 3 Developing Treatment Pathways 4 Principles of Rehabilitation 5 Measurement in Rehabilitation 6 Range of Motion and Flexibility 7 Principles of Rehabilitation for Muscle and Tendon Injuries 8 Therapeutic Modalities as an Adjunct to Rehabilitation 9 Rehabilitation Considerations for the Female Athlete 10 Biomechanical Implications in Shoulder and Knee Rehabilitation 11 Aquatic Rehabilitation Section II: Upper Extremity 12 Shoulder Rehabilitation 13 Rehabilitation of Elbow Injuries 14 Rehabilitation of Wrist and Hand Injuries Section III: Spine 15 Temporomandibular Joint 16 Cervical Spine Rehabilitation 17 Low Back Rehabilitation Section IV: Lower Extremity 18 Rehabilitation of Thigh Injuries 19 Knee Rehabilitation 20 Lower Leg, Ankle and Foot Rehabilitation 21 Clinical Gait Assessment Section V: Restoration of Athletic Performance 22 Functional Movement Assessment 23 Functional Training and Advanced Rehabilitation 24 Proprioception and Neuromuscular Control 25 Application of Isokinetics in Testing and Rehabilitation 26 Plyometric Training and Drills