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CLINICAL SPORTS MEDICINE
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PART AEXERCISE AND HEALTH
Chapter 1Physical inactivity: A major public health problem
Chapter 2Benefits and risks of physical activity
Chapter 3Prescribing physical activity: The clinical assessment
Chapter 4Prescribing physical activity: The written prescription
Chapter 5Prescribing physical activity: Motivational interviewing
Chapter 6Nutrition for health


PART BMANAGING MEDICAL PROBLEMS
Chapter 7Obesity
Chapter 8Diabetes mellitus
Chapter 9Sudden cardiac death in sport
Chapter 10Cardiovascular symptoms
Chapter 11Respiratory symptoms during exercise
Chapter 12Gastrointestinal symptoms
Chapter 13Haematuria and other urinary symptoms
Chapter 14Neurological conditions
Chapter 15Rheumatological conditions
Chapter 16Osteoarthritis
Chapter 17Osteoporosis and bone health
Chapter 18Infections
Chapter 19The tired athlete
Chapter 20Cancer
Chapter 21Physical activity in the prevention and treatment of depression
Chapter 22Anxiety disorders


PART CENVIRONMENT
Chapter 23Heat
Chapter 24Cold
Chapter 25Altitude
Chapter 26Underwater
Chapter 27Physical activity and the built environment


PART DSPECIAL GROUPS
Chapter 28Children and adolescents
Chapter 29Female-specific considerations in sport: anatomy, physiology, injuries, and performance
Chapter 30Transgender and intersex
Chapter 31Older people
Chapter 32The person with disability


PART EPERFORMANCE AND ETHICS
Chapter 33Nutrition for performance
Chapter 34Drugs and the Athlete
Chapter 35Genetics in exercise and sport
Chapter 36Medico-legal issues
Chapter 37Harassment and abuse


PART FPRACTICAL SPORTS MEDICINE
Chapter 38Emergencies
Chapter 39Medical coverage of endurance events
Chapter 40Multi-sport endurance events


About the Author

Karim Khan, MD, PhD, FACSP, FACSM, Dip Sport Med (CASM) is Professor, Department of Family Practice, and Associate Member, Departments of Physical Therapy and Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Karim combines an active clinical sports medicine practice with a prolific research program related to tendinopathies, bone health, and exercise prescription for health.

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