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Women in sport

Author: Barbara L Drinkwater; International Federation of Sports Medicine.
Publisher: Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Science, 2000.
Series: Encyclopaedia of sports medicine, v. 8.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Women in sport.
Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Science, 2000
(DLC) 99057719
(OCoLC)42849693
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara L Drinkwater; International Federation of Sports Medicine.
ISBN: 0632061529 9780632061525 0470756853 9780470756850 9780632050840 0632050845 9780470757093 0470757094
OCLC Number: 47011645
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 661 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Women and the Olympic Games : 1900-97 / G. Pfister --
Factors influencing endurance performance, strength, flexibility and coordination / K.D. Mittleman, C.M. Zacher --
Effects of the menstrual cycle and oral contraceptives on sports performance / C.M. Lebrun --
Environmental challenges / E.M. Haymes --
Physiological aspects of training / M.L. O'Toole --
Biomechanics / J.A. Crussemeyer, J.S. Dufek --
Psychological aspects ov training / J.L. Duda --
Nutrition / A.C. Grandjean, J.S. Ruud, K.J. Reimers. Cardiorespiratory function in masters athletes / C.L. Wells --
Muscle function in masters athletes / M.E. Cress --
Hormone replacement therapy / W.M. Ey --
Preparticipation examination / M.D. Johnson --
Gender verification / A. Ljungqvist --
Pregnant athlete / M.F. Mottola, L.A. Wolfe --
Musculoskeletal injuries / E. Arendt, L. Griffin --
Cardiovascular issues / P. Sangenis --
Physical activity and risk for breast cancer / P.S. Freedson, C.E. Matthews, P.C. Nasca --
Diabetes and sport / B.N. Campaigne --
Sport and bone / I. Vuori, A. Heinonen. Women with disabilities / K.P. Depauw --
Exercise-related anaemia / S.S. Harris --
Nutritional and pharmacological ergogenic aids / P.M. Clarkson, M.M. Manore --
Sexual harassment and abuse / C. Brackenridge --
Body composition / W.M. Kohrt --
Eating disorders / J. Sundgot-Borgen --
Amenorrhoea / L.A. Marshall --
Osteoporosis / J. Gibson --
Young elite athlete : the good, the bad and the ugly / M.R. Weiss, A.J. Amorose, J.B. Allen --
Ethical issues / A. Schneider --
Women's role in national and international sports governing bodies / K. Fasting. Swimming / N. Constantini, M. Calé-Benzoor --
Track and field / A. Nattiv --
Rowing / J.A. Hannafin --
Gymnastics / A.D. Smith --
Figure skating / J.M. Moran --
Cycling / L. Lamoreaux --
Tennis / C.L. Otis --
Basketball / S.W. Ryan --
Soccer / M. Putukian --
Canoeing and kayaking / K. Kenal, P. Trela --
Alpine skiing / R. Agostini --
Softball / M.M. Baker.
Series Title: Encyclopaedia of sports medicine, v. 8.
Responsibility: edited by Barbara L. Drinkwater ; in collaboration with the International Federation of Sports Medicine.

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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.

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