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Hip and Pelvis Injuries in Sports Medicine

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Guanche, Carlos A.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-0-781-77771-1
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 82
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Authored by the foremost experts in the field, this comprehensive clinical reference covers the diagnosis and treatment of hip and pelvis injuries seen in sports medicine practices.

This book details the physical examination and radiology of the hip and pelvis and describes techniques for treating all the important problems encountered in athletes. Of special note is the thorough coverage of problems that occur before a hip replacement is needed.

- Authored by the experts in the field
- Profusely illustrated
- Color throughout
- Focus on practical how-to-do-it management of clinical problems
- Details the physical examination and radiology of the hip and pelvis
- Comprehensive coverage of problems that occur before a hip replacement is needed
- Detailed information on hip intra-articular disease along with all of the bony and soft tissue injuries around the hip joint
- Coverage of stress fractures, adductor injuries, sports hernias, and hamstring injuries

The book provides detailed information on hip intra-articular disease along with all of the bony and soft tissue injuries around the hip joint. Other conditions covered include stress fractures, adductor injuries, sports hernias, and hamstring injuries. Treatment methods described include both arthroscopic and open procedures. The book is profusely illustrated and includes color throughout.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Guanche, Carlos A.
  • ISBN: 978-0-781-77771-1
  • Specialty:
    Orthopedics
    Sports Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 304
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 82

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