Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, Gymnastics (Olympic Handbook of Sports Medicine) (Paperback)

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By Dennis J. Caine (Editor), Keith Russell (Editor), Liesbeth Lim (Editor)
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Description


This new entry in the "Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science" series, published in partnership with the Medical Commission of the International Olympic Committee, and endorsed by the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG), offers comprehensive and practical guidance on the training and medical care of competitive gymnasts. Written and edited by leading trainers, team doctors, coaches and other professionals with unparalleled experience in elite gymnastics, this book covers all the key aspects of caring for gymnasts, minimizing the unique risks these athletes face, and treating injuries when they happen.

About the Author


Dennis Caine, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Physical Education, Exercise, Science and Wellness, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202-8235, USA. Keith Russell, Ph.D., President, Scientific Commission, Federation Internationale de Gymnastique (FIG), College of Kinesiology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada. Liesbeth Lim, MD, Sports Physician, Royal Dutch Gymnastics Federation, Beekbergen, The Netherlands.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781118357583
ISBN-10: 1118357582
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: October 7th, 2013
Pages: 200
Language: English
Series: Olympic Handbook of Sports Medicine