Sports injury research (Book, 2010) []
skip to content
Sports injury research Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Sports injury research

Author: Evert Verhagen
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book

This book is a comprehensive guide to the epidemiology and methodology involved in sports injury research, including detailed background on epidemiological methods employed in research on sports  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evert Verhagen
ISBN: 9780199561629 0199561621
OCLC Number: 706892246
Description: XVI, 243 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 25 cm
Contents: PART 1: KEY ISSUES IN EPIDEMIOLOGY AND METHODOLOGY ; 1. Defining a research question ; 2. Study designs ; 3. Basic statistical methods ; PART 2: DEFINING THE INJURY PROBLEM ; 4. Injury definitions ; 5. Research designs for descriptive studies ; 6. Statistics used in descriptive studies ; 7. Reviews - using the literature to your advantage ; PART 3: ESTABLISHING INJURY AETIOLOGY ; 8. The multi-causality of injury - current concepts ; 9. Investigating injury risk factors and mechanisms ; 10. Statistics in aetiological studies ; PART 4: DEVELOPMENT OF PREVENTIVE MEASURES ; 11. The pragmatic approach ; 12. The behavioural approach ; PART 5: EVALUATING THE EFFICACY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF PREVENTIVE MEASURES ; 13. Research designs for evaluation studies ; 14. Statistics used in effect studies ; 15. Cost-effectiveness studies ; 16. Implementing studies into real life
Responsibility: edited by Evert Verhagen, Willem van Mechelen.
More information:


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

...a valuable and unique resource, rich in content, that should be the foundation for any researcher who has a serious interest in this topic. * Doody's Notes *

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.