FIVE STARS from Doody's Star Ratings™
This is a compact, very practice, and highly useful manual for doctors to handle football injuries. Once of its chief cvalues is that it provides a structured and systematic method of evaluation and treatment. -- BIZINDIA
This is an essential primer for team physicians and other medical personnel who cover football/soccer events. -- Doody's Reviews (Score: 98)
Authored by renowned UEFA medical specialists in the medical care of football players, this three-volume series-sourced from the course materials used in UEFA's Doctor Education Program-aims to familiarize clinicians with a structured system of assessment and care in dealing with the wide variety of injuries that can afflict professional footballers. Volume 1 instructs on advanced techniques for managing the treatment of serious and life-threatening on-field injury.
Key Topics of Volume 1:
- Initial assessment
- Cardiac arrest and choking
- Medical emergencies
- Head injuries and concussion
- General management
The Encyclopedia of Football Medicine will be essential reading for physicians working for football teams, orthopaedists, sports medicine physicians, and specialized physical therapists.