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ACL injuries in the female athlete : causes, impacts, and conditioning programs

Author: Frank R Noyes; Sue D Barber-Westin
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nearly a million anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries occur each year worldwide, causing long-term problems in the knee joint. This textbook examines the short- and long-term impacts of ACL injuries on the basis of hundreds of published studies. Risk factors for such injuries are explored using data from hypothesis-driven investigations, and possible causes of the higher risk of noncontact ACL injuries in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Noyes, Frank R.
ACL Injuries in the Female Athlete : Causes, Impacts, and Conditioning Programs.
Dordrecht : Springer, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank R Noyes; Sue D Barber-Westin
ISBN: 9783642325922 3642325920
OCLC Number: 823728302
Description: 1 online resource (535 pages)
Contents: Part I: Introduction --
Part II: The impact of ACL injuries: Short- and long-term effects on the knee joint --
Part III: Proposed risk factors of noncontact ACL injuries --
Part IV: ACL injury prevention programs --
Part V: Reducing the risk of reinjury after ACL reconstruction --
Part VI: Future directions.
Responsibility: Frank R. Noyes, Sue D. Barber-Westin, editors.

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This book examines the short- and long-term impact of ACL injuries, covering training programs shown to reduce the rate of injuries in female athletes, and post-surgical rehabilitation for reducing  Read more...
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