Book Library: Athlete Performance And Injuries
Title:      Athlete Performance And Injuries
Categories:      Sport Medicine
BookID:      17
Authors:      João H. Bastos Andreia C. Silva
ISBN-10(13):      978-1-61942-659-7
Publisher:      Nova Science
Publication date:      2011
Number of pages:      211
Language:      English
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In this book, the authors present current research in the study of athletic performance and injuries. Topics discussed include the role of antioxidants in combating exercise-induced oxidative stress; over-training syndrome and recovery; psychological response to sport injuries and rehabilitation processes; the cardiometabolic effects of rhEPO treatment on chronic vs. acute extenuating exercise; impaired repolarization reserve in the development of sudden cardiac death in the young athlete; sports injuries and risk-taking behaviors in amateur athletes; injuries in young martial arts athletes; the achilles tendon in bipedal locomotion and patellofemoral syndrome.