Page 4 - Athletic Health Handbook
P. 4
SPORTS NUTRITION/ERGONOMIC AIDS/MEDICATIONS 81
85
Anabolic Steroids and the Athlete 92
Basic Science and Clinical Applications of Platelet-Rich Plasma 94
Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate: Where Do We Stand? 98
Hydration and the Athlete 105
Injectable Corticosteroids in Athletes 107
Nutritional Supplements and the Athlete: Focus on Creatine
Update on Cox-2 Inhibitors and Non-Selective NSAIDS: Safety and Patient Risk 116
118
MEDICAL CONDITIONS 122
126
Alcohol and Athletes: A High Risk Combination for Binge Drinking 130
Asthma and the Athlete 134
Infectious Disease and the Athlete 138
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Skin Infections in Athletes 142
Obesity in Football: Is Bigger Really Better? 147
Peak Now or Pay Later: The Role of Bone Mass in Osteoporosis 151
The Pregnant Athlete
Sickle Cell Trait 156
Skin Care in Athletes 160
Sudden Cardiac Death and Automatic External Defibrillators 166
174
MUSCLE AND TENDON INJURIES 182
186
Achilles Tendon Ruptures in Athletes: Where Are We Now? 190
ACL Bracing Update 197
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury in Skeletally Immature Athletes 201
Common Modalities in Sports Medicine 205
Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness 211
Groin Pain in the Athlete
In-Season Treatment of Articular Cartilage Lesions of the Knee
Non-Contact ACL Injuries: The Importance of Axial Compressive Forces
Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee
Primary, Traumatic Patella Dislocation: Operative Indications
SLAP Tears: Pearls and Pitfalls in Diagnosis and Management

4
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9