Are you seeking brief, up-to-date, expert advice for common issues that can be encountered when working with athletes?
Quick Questions in Ankle Sprains: Expert Advice in Sports Medicine provides a unique format of concise and to the point responses with clinical application, backed by the latest research on sports-related ankle sprains among athletes.
Drs. Patrick O. McKeon and Erik A. Wikstrom and their contributors present 39 common clinical questions regarding the prevention, assessment, treatment, management, and rehabilitation of ankle sprains.
Co-published with the National Athletic Trainers' Association, Quick Questions in Ankle Sprains: Expert Advice in Sports Medicine provides concise answers to 39 frequently asked clinical questions. Written in a conversational tone, the authors of the individual questions represent a variety of different backgrounds and are experts in their respective field. The variety of questions and brevity of responses will make this a book that is easy to read and reference at the point of care.
Some sample sections and questions include:Risk and reduction of ankle sprainsWhat effect does prophylactic bracing and/or taping have on reducing lateral ankle sprain risk?DiagnosisWhat are the most useful clinical tests to accurately diagnose syndesmotic and medial ankle sprains?Treatment and rehabilitationTo what extent should I use manual therapies to treat ankle sprains and chronic ankle instability?Surgical considerationsWhen should I refer my patient with an ankle problem to an orthopedic surgeon?
Quick Questions in Ankle Sprains: Expert Advice in Sports Medicine is the perfect at-your-side resource for the athletic trainer, team physician, or sports medicine clinician looking for practical answers to sports-related ankle sprain questions. The concise and conversational tone allows the reader to readily apply the information into their everyday practice.
Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 522 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 15 mm
- Jeremy Marra, MS, BS Athletic Training," University of Michigan, Doody s Review Service""
"The title says it all. This is an easy to read and accessible resource for clinicians seeking to fine-tune or refresh their knowledge about specific ankle injuries and intervention strategies."
- Jeremy Marra, MS, BS Athletic Training, University of Michigan, Doody's Review Service