Clinical Sports Medicine Collection is updated!

Volume 1 of the new Brukner & Khan edition has published.

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Brukner & Khan’s Clinical Sports Medicine 5e Volume 1 Injuries – the first of two volumes that will make up the fifth edition. This is the essential guide to all aspects of preventing, diagnosing and treating sports-related injuries. It serves physiotherapists, team clinicians, athletic trainers, sports therapists, sports rehabilitators and trainers, as well as students in the health professions and in Human Movement Studies. All chapters in Volume 1 Injuries have been updated and rewritten by an international team of more than 120 sports physiotherapists and sports physicians at the top of their fields. More than 500 new figures have been added to bring the total number of illustrations to 1300.

There are 15 new chapters, including: • Shoulder pain • Acute knee injuries • Posterior thigh pain • Low back pain • Return to play • Sport-specific biomechanics

Brukner & Khan’s Clinical Sports Medicine 4e Abridged: Exercise medicine collection – retains the 19 chapters not carried over into CSM 5e Volume 1, for the use of clinicians (and students in health disciplines) who prescribe exercise to promote health and treat medical conditions such as heart disease and diabetes. These chapters will eventually be updated and additional chapters added to produce CSM 5e Volume 2 Exercise Medicine, which will ultimately replace the 4e abridged edition.

40+ clinical videos – embedded within the text and also grouped together under the Multimedia tab, this collection of videos includes valued content from the fourth edition, together with two new videos.

About the authors:

Peter Brukner OAM, MBBS, FACSEP, FACSM, FFSEM is a Sport and Exercise Physician and currently the Australian cricket team doctor. He was previously Head of Sports Medicine and Sports Science at the Liverpool Football Club in the UK. Peter is the founding partner of the Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, a past president of the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians, and Professor of Sports Medicine at La Trobe University. Peter has been an Olympic team physician and was the Socceroos team doctor at the 2010 World Cup. In 2005 he was awarded the Order of Australia medal (OAM) for services to sports medicine.

Karim Khan MD, PhD, MBA, FACSEP, FACSM, FFSEM  is a Sport and Exercise Physician and Professor of Sports Medicine at the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. He is Editor in Chief of the British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) and has published more than 300 peer-reviewed research articles. In 2001, he was awarded the Australian Prime Minister’s Medal for service to sports medicine. Karim was profiled in The Lancet in its 2012 Olympic Games issue.

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