Dr. Solomon Abrahams Presents a Guide to Sports Injury in Children and Adolescents

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New book reveals a more comprehensive understanding of children’s sports injuries and how to deal with them.

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Sport’s is becoming more popular as obesity is now more established in young children. However, the more children who participate in sport, the more injuries naturally will occur. Solomon Abrahams releases a simple guide to sports injuries in children and adolescents. His book, Sports Injuries in Children and Adolescents is designed to help provide sports medicine doctors, musculoskeletal clinicians, physiotherapists, sports therapists, osteopaths, rehabilitation therapists, and other respected colleagues.

Injuries in children and adolescents tend to be unique due to the ever-changing physiology of the growing child and the psychology they normally present with. Understanding the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of the child will hopefully give the medical colleagues every opportunity of identifying and managing their injuries better. Comprehensive but concise, this guide will help clinicians in the diagnosis and management of common and less common injuries seen in this important age group. It provides specialist information, evidenced based, in a unique area of medicine.

The book also helps the clinician to deal with emergency situations and provides a unique insight to the physiological and psychological changes seen in the growing child. In addition to the wide variety of pathologies discussed, additional information and specialist areas have been added, including nutrition in children, strength and conditioning, obesity, psychology of the growing child, child protection and common medical problems which can affect children. It also includes Photo’s, X rays and pictures for visual guidance and help in clinical testing.

Insightful and thorough, Sports Injuries in Children and Adolescents is a valuable guide for those involved in sports medicine, providing evidence-based and reliable materials in dealing with injuries caused by sports.

For more information on this book, interested parties may log on to http://www.XlibrisPublishing.co.uk .

About the Author

Dr. Solomon Abrahams is clinical Director of Anatomie Physiotherapy clinic(s) based in London, England. He has been practising for over 20 years after graduating with a Physiotherapy Degree and continued to gain his Masters degree and PhD in this field allied to medicine. He currently practices from his main clinics in Harrow and the prestigious Harley Street, London. He has over 15 years of specialist experience within paediatric and adolescent sports medicine working within primary care and professional football clubs. He has also published work in over 40 professional medical journals and is an external reviewer for some of the most respected orthopaedic medical journals. He is also a senior clinical fellow at the school of emergency medicine at University of Hertfordshire where he regular teaches and examines on the Masters Degree programme. He formerly lectured at other prestigious Universities including Kings College London, University College London and Cambridge University.

Sports Injuries in Children and Adolescents * by Dr. Solomon Abrahams
An Essential Guide for Diagnosis, Treatment and Management
Publication Date: July 19, 2013
Picture Book; £72.99; 422 pages; 978-1-4836-3974-1
Picture Book Hardcover; £82.99; 422 pages; 978-1-4836-3975-8

Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at +0800-644-6988. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at 44-203-006-8880 or call +0800-644-6988.

For more information, contact Xlibris at +0800-644-6988 or on the web at http://www.XlibrisPublishing.co.uk .

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