More Details about Musculoskeletal And Sports Medicine For The Primary Care Practitioner 4th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Richard B Birrer and Francis G O'Connor and Shawn F Kane
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Edition4th Edition
ISBN9781482220117
Pages842
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearFebruary 2016

Description

Primary care practitioners are often the first medical professionals to see patients after an injury, making it critical for them to stay up to date on the latest developments in sports medicine. Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine for the Primary Care Practitioner contains the most current information on major topics in sports science and clinical medicine. It is a valuable resource for primary care physicians and allied health professionals who practice, teach, and hold specialty certifications in sports medicine and related fields. The book discusses key concepts related to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sports injuries. This edition adds new sections on pro-inflammatory treatments, field-side acupuncture, and brief musculoskeletal ultrasound as well as