Sports Medicine Consult: A Problem-Based Approach to Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Physician

Sports Medicine Consult: A Problem-Based Approach to Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Physician

By: Brian D. Busconi (editor), J. Herbert Stevenson (editor)Hardback

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. This book provides clinicians treating athletes at the point of care with concise, practical keys to evaluation and functional treatment of sports-related problems. It is organized by chief complaint and guides clinicians to a rational differential diagnosis, a thorough history and physical exam, appropriate diagnostic testing, an accurate diagnosis, a sports-specific treatment plan, and safe return-to-play recommendations. Bulleted sections, icons, and a uniform layout help readers quickly find key information to make a diagnosis, order tests, initiate treatment, recognize indications for referral, and identify red flags. Appendices describe injection techniques and detail progressive return-to-play programs for throwing and running athletes.


Preface Introduction 1: The Preparticipation Physical Examination Section 1: APPROACH TO ATHLETES WITH MEDICAL CONDITIONS 2: Athlete with a Head or Facial Injury 3: Athlete with Syncope 4: Athlete with Shortness of Breath 5: Female Athlete 6: Athlete with Rash 7: Febrile/Sick Athlete 8: Athlete with Diabetes Section 2: APPROACH TO ATHLETES WITH MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS 9: Athlete with Neck Pain 10: Athlete with Shoulder Dislocation and Instability 11: Athlete with Shoulder Pain During Throwing/Overhead Motion 12: Athlete with Overuse Shoulder Pain 13: Athlete with Elbow Pain 14: Athlete with Overuse Wrist and Hand Injuries 15: Athlete with Acute Wrist and Hand Injuries 16: Athlete with Back Pain 17: Athlete with Hip Pain 18: Athlete with Acute Knee Injuries 19: Athlete with Knee Pain 20: Athlete with Overuse Foot and Ankle Injuries 21: Athlete with Acute Foot and Ankle Injuries 22: Athlete with Stress Fracture Section 3: APPROACH TO ATHLETES WITH SPECIAL CONDITIONS OR SPECIAL ATHLETE POPULATIONS 23: Athlete with Peripheral Nerve Injuries 24: Pediatric Athlete 25: Mature Athlete 26: Athletes Using Performance Enhancers APPENDICES Appendix A: Injection Techniques Appendix B: Interval Throwing Program Appendix C: Interval Running Program Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780781787208
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9780781787208
  • weight: 1080
  • ISBN10: 0781787203

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