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International Federation of Sports Medicine

Overview
Works: 127 works in 329 publications in 4 languages and 13,176 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Encyclopedias  Conference papers and proceedings  Directories  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Other, Publisher
Classifications: RC1200, 617.1027
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about International Federation of Sports Medicine
 
Most widely held works by International Federation of Sports Medicine
Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness by International Federation of Sports Medicine( )

in English and German and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International sportmed journal for FIMS ISMJ( )

in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Endurance in sport by Roy Shephard( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 810 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
Strength and power in sport by Paavo V Komi( Book )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and German and held by 760 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
The Olympic book of sports medicine by A Dirix( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sportmedizin, Enzyklopädie, Trainingseffekt, Kindertraining Umwelteinfluss, Training, Anthropometrie Frauensport, Alterssport
Nutrition in sport by Ron J Maughan( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 416 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
The Child and Adolescent Athlete by Oded Bar-Or( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 376 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
Women in sport by Barbara L Drinkwater( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 351 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
Biomechanics in sport : performance enhancement and injury prevention by Vladimir M Zatsiorsky( Book )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Chinese and held by 351 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
Clinical practice of sports injury prevention and care( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 315 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 by Per Renström( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 301 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
Rehabilitation of sports injuries : scientific basis by Walter R Frontera( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a detailed overview of the management of rehabilitation of the injured athlete
The young athlete by Helge Hebestreit( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 164 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 )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 137 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 )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopaedia of sports medicine by International Olympic Committee( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tendinopathy in athletes( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 103 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 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FIMS sports medicine manual : event planning and emergency care( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Team physician manual : International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS) by Lyle J Micheli( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 65 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.

Federation of Sportive Medicine

Federation of Sports Medicine

Federazione internazionale medico-sportiva.

FIMS

FIMS (Fédération internationale de médecine sportive.)

FMSI

Föderation für Sportmedizin

International federation of sports medicine

International society of sports medicine

International sports medicine federation

Internationale Föderation für Sportmedizin

Languages
English (186)

German (4)

Chinese (3)

Spanish (2)

Covers
Strength and power in sportNutrition in sportThe Child and Adolescent AthleteWomen in sportBiomechanics in sport : performance enhancement and injury preventionClinical practice of sports injury prevention and careSports injuries : basic principles of prevention and careRehabilitation of sports injuries : scientific basis