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International Federation of Sports Medicine

Overview
Works: 131 works in 312 publications in 3 languages and 12,106 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Encyclopedias  Conference proceedings  Directories  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Other
Classifications: RC1235, 617.1027
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Most widely held works about International Federation of Sports Medicine
 
Most widely held works by International Federation of Sports Medicine
Nutrition in sport by IOC Medical Commission( )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As sports have become more competitive over recent years researchers and trainers have been searching for new and innovative ways of improving performance. Ironically, an area as mundane as what an athlete eats can have profound effects on fitness, health and ultimately, performance in competition. Sports have also gained widespread acceptance in the therapeutic management of athletes with disorders associated with nutritional status. In addition, exercise has been one of the tools used for studying the control of metabolism, creating a wealth of scientific information that needs to be placed
Women in sport by Barbara L Drinkwater( )
11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The participation of women in sports, whether it be professional or amateur, has increased dramatically over the past 20 years. The anatomy and physiology of the female athlete is unique and it is these aspects which are covered in this new volume in the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine. Women in Sport provides and invaluable reference for those who deal with sportswomen of all abilities, both on a clinical and research level
Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness ( )
in English and German and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tendinopathy in athletes by Savio Woo( )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This concise volume in the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series, published under the auspices of the International Olympic Committee, provides a dependable source of current knowledge available on tendinopathy and covers both the basic science and clinical aspects of the subject. Despite its high incidence, the precise etiopathogenesis and effective treatment of tendinopathy remain elusive. Tendinopathy in Athletes draws on the expertise of an international and prolific collection of contributors, both clinicians and scientists, who provide new insights into this specialized area. This book
Strength and power in sport by Paavo V Komi( Book )
20 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and German and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The study of strength and power is one of the major components of sports science, since the relationship between nerve, muscle and supporting skeleton is central to athletic performance." "This broadly-based book examines all the basic and applied aspects of strength and power in sport from the neurophysiology of the basic motor unit to training for specific activities. Authorship is international and includes leading physiologists, biomechanists and clinicians." "The information presented will be of interest to a wide range of disciplines including sports scientists, sports medicine doctors, medical doctors in family practice, physical therapists, athletic trainers and coaches, and graduate students in the sports sciences and health-related professions."--Jacket
Endurance in sport by Roy J Shephard( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and German and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Endurance in Sport is a comprehensive and authoritative work on all aspects of a major component of sports science, as well as embracing medical and sport-specific issues of particular relevance to all interested in endurance performance." "The scientific basis and mechanisms of endurance--physiological, psychological, genetic, and environmental--are considered in depth. Measurement of endurance is extensively reviewed as is preparation and training for physical activities requiring endurance." "The information presented will be of interest to a wide range of disciplines including sports scientists, sports medicine doctors, medical doctors in family practice, physical therapists, athletic trainers and coaches, and graduate students in the sports sciences and health-related professions."--Jacket
International sportmed journal for FIMS ISMJ ( )
in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biomechanics in sport : performance enhancement and injury prevention ( Book )
18 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biomechanics in Sport is a unique reference text prepared by the leading world experts in sport biomechanics. Over thirty chapters cover a broad spectrum of topics, ranging from muscle mechanics to injury prevention, and from aerial movement to wheelchair sport. The biomechanics of sports including running, skating, skiing, swimming, jumping in athletics, figure skating, ski jumping, diving, javelin and hammer throwing, shot putting, and striking movements are all explained
Rehabilitation of sports injuries scientific basis by Walter R Frontera( )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text provides a detailed overview of the management of rehabilitation of the injured athlete
The Olympic book of sports medicine by A Dirix( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sportmedizin, Enzyklopädie, Trainingseffekt, Kindertraining Umwelteinfluss, Training, Anthropometrie Frauensport, Alterssport
The child and adolescent athlete by Oded Bar-Or( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"At the highest competitive level, particularly in aquatic and gymnastic events, world champions are emerging whose bodies have neither finished growing nor maturing. At ordinary competitive levels, individual and team events are becoming more demanding even for children under ten. As coaches and trainers push their charges harder and harder, the need for a responsible approach to the developing and still-growing athlete becomes even greater." "The first section of the book deals with normal growth and development, and also covers the development of strength, power and endurance in the young athlete. The following section considers athletic training, in particular skill acquisition and trainability. There follow four medically oriented sections on injury prevention, treatment and rehabilitation; non-orthopaedic health matters; psychosocial issues; and on problems which the young athlete with co-existing disease faces in training and competition." "The final section of the book describes methods for assessing various aspects of sports-related physiological data and for monitoring growth and maturation in the child and adolescent athlete." "Trainers, coaches, therapists and other professionals dealing with young athletes, as well as sports medicine doctors, will find that this book provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the subject."--Jacket
Clinical practice of sports injury prevention and care ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sports injuries are very common and their incidence is rising. The need to control the costs associated with their treatment has led to an increasing emphasis on prevention and efficient treatment." "This volume in the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series builds on the foundation laid by the preceding volume, Sports Injuries: Basic Principles of Prevention and Care, to discuss specific sports injuries, their prevention and treatment." "The information presented will be of interest to a wide range of disciplines including sports scientists, sports medicine physicians, medical physicians in family practice, physical therapists, athletic trainers and coaches, and graduate students in the sports sciences and health-related professions."--Jacket
Sports injuries : basic principles of prevention and care ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sports injuries are very common and their incidence is rising. Prevention will play an increasingly important role in sports medicine." "Sports Injuries: Basic Principles of Prevention and Care covers both scientific principles and clinical approaches in injury prevention and care. An introductory section covers the incidence and severity of sports injuries and their cost. Basic anatomical, pathophysiological and functional considerations are outlined, including a discussion of excessive loads and the biomechanical response of the body tissues to impact and overuse. Common intrinsic risk factors such as malalignment, muscle weakness and imbalance, and predisposing diseases are presented as well as the special risks for women and growing individuals. Extrinsic risk factors such as training errors and the preventative effects of rules and officiating are examined." "Specific preventative measures such as proper equipment, shoes, braces and taping are discussed along with more general strategies such as flexibility training, warming up and proprioceptive training. Nutrition, medication and psychological considerations are also covered." "The information presented will be of interest to a wide range of disciplines including sports scientists, sports medicine doctors, medical doctors in family practice, physical therapists, athletic trainers and coaches, and graduate students in the sports sciences and health-related professions."--Jacket
The young athlete by Helge Hebestreit( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
* An essential text that defines the medical and scientific aspects of the child andadolescent athlete* Meets the need for a responsible approach to the developing athlete* Covers key concepts in six sections: Growth, Maturation, and Physical Performance; Conditioning; Injuries; Non-orthopaedic Health Concerns; Psychosocial Issues; Disease and the Young Athlete
The Olympic textbook of medicine in sport by Martin Schwellnus( Book )
8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This comprehensive new volume in the Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine series, published under the auspices of the International Olympic Committee, delivers an up-to-date, state of the art presentation of the medical conditions that athletes may suffer from during training and competition." "The systematic approach followed in the book will make it invaluable to all medical doctors and other health personnel who serve athletes and sports teams. Sports practitioners are provided with a clinical approach to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of common and less common medical problems encountered by athletes. This volume should be kept close at hand for frequent consultation."--Jacket
Sports and children ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopaedia of sports medicine ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International sports medicine directory by International Federation of Sports Medicine( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
FIMS sports medicine manual : event planning and emergency care ( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Team Physician Manual International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS) by Lyle J Micheli( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The FIMS Team Physician Manual is the official sports medicine handbook of the International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS), the world's oldest sports medicine organization. Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, the book offers a complete guide to the background knowledge, practical techniques and professional skills required to become a successful medical practitioner working in sport. Well illustrated, with clear step-by-step guidance, plus text boxes and checklists for quick reference, the Team Physician Manual covers every key area of activity and intervention, from the preparticipation examination to rehabilitation. The book surveys every classification of sports injury, offering clear advice on fieldside assessment, diagnosis and treatment, as well as examining best practice in general aspects of sports medicine, such as prevention and the psychology of injury. Written by a team of world-leading physicians from North and South America, Europe, Africa and Asia, this book is a 'must have' reference for any doctor, physical therapist, or medical professional working in sport"--
 
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Alternative Names
F.I.M.S.
Fédération Internationale de Médecine du Sport.
Fédération internationale de médecine sportive
Fédération internationale Médecine sportive
Federazione internazionale medico-sportiva
FIMS
FIMS (Fédération internationale de médecine sportive.)
International federation of sports medicine
International society of sports medicine
International sports medicine federation
Languages
English (166)
German (4)
Chinese (2)
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