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Sports Medicine and Kinesiology


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Becoming a Supple Leopard: The Ultimate Guide to Resolving Pain, Preventing Injury, and Optimizing Athletic Performance
Becoming a Supple Leopard: The Ultimate Guide to Resolving Pain, Preventing Injury, and Optimizing Athletic Performance
by Kelly Starrett
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Updated and expanded with more than 80 pages of new content! Improve your athletic performance, extend your athletic career, treat stiffness and achy joints, and prevent and rehabilitate injuries—all without having to seek out a coach, doctor... (read more)

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The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
by David Epstein
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The New York Times bestseller — with a new afterword about early specialization in youth sports. The debate is as old as physical competition. Are stars like Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, and Serena Williams genetic freaks put on Earth to dominate... (read more)

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Becoming a Supple Leopard: The Ultimate Guide to Resolving Pain, Preventing Injury, and Optimizing Athletic Performance
Becoming a Supple Leopard: The Ultimate Guide to Resolving Pain, Preventing Injury, and Optimizing Athletic Performance
by Kelly Starrett
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LEARN HOW TO HACK HUMAN MOVEMENT Join the movement that has reached millions of athletes and coaches; learn how to perform basic maintenance on your body, unlock your human potential, live pain free…and become a Supple Leopard. Improve your... (read more)

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The Mindful Athlete: Secrets to Pure Performance
The Mindful Athlete: Secrets to Pure Performance
by George Mumford
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Michael Jordan and countless other NBA stars credit George Mumford with transforming their game. A widely respected public speaker and coach, Mumford shares his story and strategies in The Mindful Athlete. His proven techniques transform the performance... (read more)

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Treat Your Own Knees
Treat Your Own Knees
by Jim Johnson
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Jim Johnson has researched hundreds of scientific journal articles to find and test the simplest most effective do-it-yourself treatments for knee pain. In this compact and accessible book, he shows readers exactly how to improve and maintain the... (read more)

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Performance Massage
Performance Massage
by Robert K King
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Now effective high-energy massage techniques are easy for anyone to learn In Performance Massage Robert K. King, former National President of the American Massage Therapy Association, explains massage therapy for athletes, dancers, and other physically... (read more)

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Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes
Fixing Your Feet: Prevention and Treatments for Athletes
by John Vonhof
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The highly successful Fixing Your Feet has been revised and updated to make it an even more complete source of information about proper foot care for the runner, hiker, adventure racer, or any athlete. Learn to be proactive in preventing foot problems... (read more)

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Survival of the Fittest Understanding Health & Peak Physical Performance
Survival of the Fittest Understanding Health & Peak Physical Performance
by Mike Stroud
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American Physical Therapy Association Book of Body Maintenance and Repair
American Physical Therapy Association Book of Body Maintenance and Repair
by Marilyn Moffat
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MARILYN MOFFAT is a professor of Physical Therapy at New York University, where she heads doctoral and post-professional graduate master's programs in pathokinesiology. She served as president of APTA for six years.STEVE VICKERY is a writer and designer... (read more)

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Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)
Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)
by Aaos
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Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention is a concise manual developed to help coaches and athletic trainers manage the common emergencies they will likely encounter while coaching their sport. Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention includes: coverage of... (read more)

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Sports Medicine Bibl: Prevent, Detect, and Treat Your Sports Injuries Through the Latest Medical Techn
Sports Medicine Bibl: Prevent, Detect, and Treat Your Sports Injuries Through the Latest Medical Techn
by Lyle Micheli
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This guide to injury prevention and treatment in recreational sports focuses on overuse injuries, such as runner's knee and swimmer's shoulder, and emphasizes strength and flexibility as the keys to injury prevention. Sections organized by body part... (read more)

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ACSM's Health-Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual
ACSM's Health-Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual
by American College Of Sports Medicine
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Published by the American College of Sports Medicine, this authoritative manual teaches health fitness professionals and students how to appropriately conduct fitness assessment testing. The goal of this Fourth Edition of ACSM’s Health... (read more)

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Management Strategies in Athletic Training-3rd Edition (Athletic Training Education Series)
Management Strategies in Athletic Training-3rd Edition (Athletic Training Education Series)
by Richard Ray
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Updated and invigorated, Management Strategies in Athletic Training, Third Edition, helps readers deal creatively with the management challenges athletic trainers face on the job. Like its predecessor, the new edition uses a case-study approach to teach... (read more)

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The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance
by David Epstein
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In high school, I wondered whether the Jamaican Americans who made our track team so successful might carry some special speed gene from their tiny island. In college, I ran against Kenyans, and wondered whether endurance genes might have traveled with... (read more)

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Textbook of Work Physiology: Physiological Bases of Exercise
Textbook of Work Physiology: Physiological Bases of Exercise
by Per Olof Astrand
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This updated and revised fourth edition of the respected Textbook of Work Physiology combines classical issues in exercise and work physiology with the latest scientific findings. The result is an outstanding professional reference that will be... (read more)

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Flexitest: An Innovative Flexibility Assessment Method
Flexitest: An Innovative Flexibility Assessment Method
by Claudio Gil Araujo
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Flexitest: An Innovative Flexibility Assessment Method introduces Flexitest, a simple, easy-to-learn grading system that simultaneously measures and evaluates the flexibility of 20 different individual joint movements. Now you will be able to really... (read more)

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Kinesiology for Dummies
Kinesiology for Dummies
by Steve Glass, Ph.d.
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Learn to:Figure out how the body movesUnderstand the connections between the mind and the bodyUnderstand the science behind exercise and movement Your guide to the body’s constant state of movement You use your body every day, but do you really... (read more)

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Functional Progressions for Sport Rehabilitation
Functional Progressions for Sport Rehabilitation
by Steven R Tippett
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Presents scientific principles and practical applications for using functional exercise to rehabilitate athletic injuries. Covers the basic components of a functional progression program, and discusses neurophysiology of functional exercise... (read more)

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Sports and Exercise Injuries: Conventional, Homeopathic and Alternative Treatments
Sports and Exercise Injuries: Conventional, Homeopathic and Alternative Treatments
by Steven Subotnick
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Dr. Steven Subotnick is the author of The Running Foot Doctor and Cures for Common Running Injuries. He is a past president of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine and an avid competitive runner. He practices podiatric medicine in Hayward... (read more)

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Faster, Higher, Stronger: How Sports Science Is Creating a New Generation of Superathletes--And What We Can Learn from Them
Faster, Higher, Stronger: How Sports Science Is Creating a New Generation of Superathletes--And What We Can Learn from Them
by Mark McClusky
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The world of high-performance athletics is changing forever. Not so long ago, you could compete at the top level with hard work and a good coach, but today, it's impossible to separate the achievements of athletes from the scientists who support them.... (read more)

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