New PDF release: Epidemiology of Injury in Olympic Sports, Volume XVI

By Dennis J. Caine, Peter Harmer, Melissa Schiff

ISBN-10: 1405173645

ISBN-13: 9781405173643

ISBN-10: 1444316877

ISBN-13: 9781444316872

This new quantity within the Encyclopaedia of activities medication sequence, released less than the auspices of the overseas Olympic Committee, presents a state-of-the- artwork account of the epidemiology of damage throughout a extensive spectrum of Olympic activities. The booklet makes use of the general public wellbeing and fitness version in describing the scope of the damage challenge, the linked possibility elements, and in comparing the present examine on harm prevention ideas defined within the literature.

Epidemiology of harm in Olympic Sports comprehensively covers what's recognized concerning the distribution and determinants of harm and harm charges in each one recreation. The editors and participants have taken an evidence-based strategy and followed a uniform method to evaluate the information on hand. every one bankruptcy is illustrated with tables which make it effortless to ascertain damage elements among reviews inside of a game and among activities.

With contributions from the world over well known specialists, this is often a useful reference e-book for doctors, actual therapists and athletic running shoes who serve athletes and activities groups, and for activities drugs scientists and healthcare execs who're drawn to the epidemiological research of damage in sports.  Content:
Chapter 1 Aquatics (pages 1–17): Stasinos Stavrianeas
Chapter 2 Archery (pages 18–25): John C. Hildenbrand and Ghazi M. Rayan
Chapter three Athletics (pages 26–48): Mitchell J. Rauh and Caroline A. Macera
Chapter four Badminton (pages 49–58): Martin Fahlstrom
Chapter five Baseball (pages 59–77): Glenn S. Fleisig, Christopher S. McMichael and James R. Andrews
Chapter 6 Basketball (pages 78–91): Gaylene McKay and Jill Cook
Chapter 7 Boxing (pages 92–106): Tsharni Zazryn and Paul McCrory
Chapter eight biking (pages 107–113): Andrew L. Pruitt and Todd M. Carver
Chapter nine Equestrian (pages 114–123): Paul McCrory and Michael Turner
Chapter 10 Fencing (pages 124–132): Peter A. Harmer
Chapter eleven box Hockey (pages 133–143): Karen Murtaugh
Chapter 12 Gymnastics (pages 144–160): Gregory S. Kolt and Dennis J. Caine
Chapter thirteen Judo (pages 161–175): Peter A. Harmer
Chapter 14 smooth Pentathlon (pages 176–180): Jens Kelm
Chapter 15 Rowing (pages 181–190): Jane Rumball
Chapter sixteen crusing (pages 191–203): Vernon Neville
Chapter 17 football (Football) (pages 204–235): Carolyn A. Emery
Chapter 18 Softball (pages 236–248): Stephen W. Marshall and Johna ok. Register?Mihalik
Chapter 19 Taekwondo (pages 249–259): Willy Pieter
Chapter 20 workforce Handball (Handball) (pages 260–276): Grethe Myklebust
Chapter 21 Tennis (pages 277–293): Babette M. Pluim and J. Bart Staal
Chapter 22 Triathlon (pages 294–320): Veronica Vleck
Chapter 23 Volleyball (pages 321–335): Evert Verhagen
Chapter 24 Weightlifting (pages 336–350): Justin W. L. Keogh
Chapter 25 Wrestling (pages 351–368): Dennis J. Caine, Kasey younger and Warren B. Howe
Chapter 26 Alpine snowboarding (pages 369–392): Tonje Wale Florenes and Arne Ekeland
Chapter 27 determine Skating (pages 393–410): Caroline G. Caine
Chapter 28 Ice Hockey (pages 411–446): Breda H. F. Lau and Brian W. Benson
Chapter 29 skiing (pages 447–472): Kelly Russell, Brent E. Hagel and Claude Goulet
Chapter 30 Paralympic activities (pages 473–488): A. D. J. Webborn
Chapter 31 harm Prevention in activities (pages 489–499): Melissa A. Schiff and Rebekah O'Halloran
Chapter 32 Conclusions and extra learn (pages 500–507): Peter A. Harmer

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Among cross-country runners than among track and field athletes. For cross-country runners, the lower leg was the most common location of injury, followed by the knee and ankle. While the predominant body site of lower-extremity injury among track and field athletes was also the lower leg, injuries to the upper leg were slightly more frequent than those to the knee. The higher percent of upperleg injuries may reflect the explosive and dynamic nature of the sprinting/hurdling and jumping events and the additional requirement of quadriceps and hamstring muscles during speed running and plyometric activities (Bennell & Crossley 1996).

2007) or per 100 athletes (Garrick & Requa 1978; Requa & Garrick 1981; P P P P P Collegiate Track Clarke & Buckley (1980) High-School Track Watson & DiMartino (1987) Lowe et al. (1987)a Requa & Garrick (1981)a High-School Cross-Country Lowe et al. 4 F ϭ females; M ϭ males; NA ϭ data not available or not able to be calculated from report; P ϭ prospective; R ϭ retrospective. a Calculated from data presented in article. 7 Design No. of No. 4 Percentage comparison of injuries by injury type among track and field athletes and cross-country runners.

5 1991; Mann 1994). Compression neuropathies are also caused by repetitive compression, traction and friction inflicted on these peripheral nerves (Rayan 1992; Sicuranza & McCue1992; Rehak 2001; Dimeff 2003; Safran 2004; Toth, McNeil & Feasby 2005). 3 lists specific studies on types of injuries. Time Loss There are currently no studies in the published literature on time lost from competition, practice, or work. Clinical Outcome Vascular Injuries Bow hunter’s stroke is a term coined by Sorensen (1978) after he described a 39-year-old male with neurologic symptoms from a stroke while practicing archery.

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