Injury Types, Assessment, and Management

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CHAPTER 3 Injury Types, Assessment, and Management Matthew Gotlin, MD, and Laith Jazrawi, MD Despite excellent conditioning, proper form and technique, state-of-the-art equipment, and numerous preventive strategies, athletes get injured….

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Biomechanics of Function and Injury

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CHAPTER 1 Biomechanics of Function and Injury Adam Gotlin, BS, MS The human body consists of a system of bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, cartilage, and other connective tissues that work…

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Wrist and Hand Injuries

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CHAPTER 8 Wrist and Hand Injuries Steven Beldner, MD, Marcel A. Bas, MD, and Daniel B. Polatsch, MD The wrist joint is composed of the distal aspect of the two…

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Foot and Toe Injuries

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CHAPTER 15 Foot and Toe Injuries Christopher E. Hubbard, MD, and William G. Hamilton, MD The foot is made up of 26 bones plus the soft tissues. The soft tissues…

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Knee Injuries

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CHAPTER 13 Knee Injuries Ron Noy, MD Knee injuries are among the most common injuries in athletes of all ages. They have become more prevalent for many reasons, including participation…

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Shoulder Injuries

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CHAPTER 6 Shoulder Injuries Edmund S. Evangelista, MD The shoulder is made up of two main joints: the glenohumeral joint, which is the “ball and socket,” and the acromioclavicular joint,…

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Arm and Elbow Injuries

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CHAPTER 7 Arm and Elbow Injuries Andrew L. Sherman, MD, MS, and Jesse N. Charnoff, MD Arm and elbow injuries are common in athletes and even more prominent in those…

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Lower-Leg and Ankle Injuries

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CHAPTER 14 Lower-Leg and Ankle Injuries Christopher E. Hubbard, MD, and William G. Hamilton, MD Ankle injuries are extraordinarily common in sports, particularly in pivoting and contact sports such as…

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Back Injuries

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CHAPTER 10 Back Injuries Joseph Lee, MD Injuries to the back are prevalent among athletes. It is estimated that 9 percent of all sport-related injuries involve lower-back pain. In the…

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Hip Injuries

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CHAPTER 11 Hip Injuries Michael M. Weinik, DO, Reed C. Williams, MD, and Ilya Igolnikov, MD The number of athletic injuries to the hip and pelvis in sports is low…

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