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Sports medicine consult [electronic resource] : a problem-based approach to sports medicine for the primary care physician /
[edited by] Brian D. Busconi, J. Herbert Stevenson.
imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
description
xiii, 321 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
ISBN
0781787203 (alk. paper), 9780781787208 (alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
isbn
0781787203 (alk. paper)
9780781787208 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Preparticipation physical examination -- Athlete with a head or facial injury -- Athlete with syncope -- Athlete with shortness of breath -- Female athlete -- Athlete with rash -- Febrile/sick athlete -- Athlete with diabetes -- Athlete with neck pain -- Athlete with shoulder dislocation and instability -- Athlete with shoulder pain during throwing/overhead motion -- Athlete with overuse shoulder pain -- Athlete with elbow pain -- Athlete with overuse wrist and hand injuries -- Athlete with acute wrist and hand injuries -- Athlete with back pain -- Athlete with hip pain -- Athlete with acute knee injuries -- Athlete with knee pain -- Athlete with overuse foot and ankle injuries -- Athlete with acute foot and ankle injuries -- Athlete with stress fracture -- Athlete with peripheral nerve injuries -- Pediatric athlete -- Mature athlete -- Athletes using performance enhancers.
catalogue key
8718926
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A Look Inside
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
For clinicians treating athletes this gives concise, practical keys to evaluation and functional treatment of sports-related problems, organized by chief complaint with thorough history and physical exam, appropriate diagnostic testing, an accurate diagnosis, a sports-specific treatment plan, and safe return-to-play recommendations.
Main Description
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.
Main Description
This book provides the physician at the point of care with precise and practical keys to the evaluation and treatment of sports-related problems. It is organized by presenting problem and uses highlighted text, bulleted lists, and algorithms to enable physicians to find critical information quickly. The author uses pretest probabilities, age of the athlete, and mechanism of injury to assist the reader in making an accurate diagnosis and presents evidence-based analyses of the treatment options. The book also highlights red flags and indications for specialist referral.
Table of Contents
Preface
Introduction
The Preparticipation Physical Examination
Approach To Athletes with Medical Conditions
Athlete with a Head or Facial Injury
Athlete with Syncope
Athlete with Shortness of Breath
Female Athlete
Athlete with Rash
Febrile/Sick Athlete
Athlete with Diabetes
Approach To Athletes with Musculoskeletal Disorders
Athlete with Neck Pain
Athlete with Shoulder Dislocation and Instability
Athlete with Shoulder Pain During Throwing/Overhead Motion
Athlete with Overuse Shoulder Pain
Athlete with Elbow Pain
Athlete with Overuse Wrist and Hand Injuries
Athlete with Acute Wrist and Hand Injuries
Athlete with Back Pain
Athlete with Hip Pain
Athlete with Acute Knee Injuries
Athlete with Knee Pain
Athlete with Overuse Foot and Ankle Injuries
Athlete with Acute Foot and Ankle Injuries
Athlete with Stress Fracture
Approach to Athletes with Special Conditions or Special Athlete Populations
Athlete with Peripheral Nerve Injuries
Pediatric Athlete
Mature Athlete
Athletes Using Performance Enhancers
Appendices
Injection Techniques
Interval Throwing Program
Interval Running Program
Index
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