Rehabilitation Techniques for Sports Medicine and Athletic Training

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2003-08-29
  • Publisher: MCGRAW-HILL BOOK CO
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The definitive guide to the management of sports injuries for the athletic trainer and sports therapist. Experts from the field of sports medicine have contributed to this edition. This comprehensive text addresses all aspects of rehabilitation including protocols for rehabilitating the wide variety of injuries athletes are prone to receive. Pros and con of various rehabilitative modalities are discussed as well as currently accepted techniques. This text is recognized as a comprehensive handbook for team sports and other practitioners who manage rehabilitation programs for injured athletes.

Table of Contents

The Basis of Injury Rehabilitation
Essential Considerations in Designing a Rehabilitation Program for the Injured Athlete
Understanding and Managing the Healing Process Through Rehabilitation
The Evaluation Process in Rehabilitation
University of North Carolina
Psychological Considerations for Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete
Sport Psychology Consultant
University of Virginia
Achieving the Goals of Rehabilitation
Reestablishing Neuromuscular Control
University of Pittsburgh
Temple University
University of Pittsburg Medical Center
Temple University
Restoring Range of Motion and Improving Flexibility
Regaining Muscular Strength, Endurance and Power
Regaining Postural Stability and Balance
University of North Carolina
Maintaining Cardiorespiratory Fitness During Rehabilitation
The Tools of Rehabilitation
Core Stabilization Training in Rehabilitation
National Academy of Sports Medicine
Reactive Neuromuscular Training (Plyometrics) in Rehabilitation
Bradley University
Belmont University
Open- Versus Closed-Kinetic-Chain Exercise in Rehabilitation
Isokinetics in Rehabilitation
Ohio State University
Joint Mobilization and Traction Techniques in Rehabilitation
PNF and Other Soft-Tissue Mobilization Techniques in Rehabilitation
Aquatic Therapy in Rehabilitation
Grand Valley State University
Spectrum Health Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Services
Functional Progressions and Functional Testing in Rehabilitation
Lenoir Rhyne College
Rehabilitation Techniques for Specific Injuries
Rehabilitation of Shoulder Injuries
Miami University of Ohio
University of North Carolina
Rehabilitation of Elbow Injuries
Miami University of Ohio
University of North Carolina
Rehabilitation of Wrist, Hand, and Finger Injuries
University of North Carolina
Rehabilitation of Groin, Hip, and Thigh Injuries
Cornell University
Rehabilitation of Knee Injuries
University of North Carolina
James Onate
Rehabilitation of Lower Leg Injuries
University of North Carolina
Rehabilitation of Ankle and Foot Injuries
Clemson Physical Therapy
University of North Carolina
Rehabilitation of Injuries to the Spine
University of North Carolina
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