Publisher description for The young athlete / edited by Helge Hebestreit and Oded Bar-Or.


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This essential text defines the medical and scientific aspects of the child and adolescent athlete. It meets the need for a responsible approach to the developing athlete and covers key concepts in six sections:


Growth, Maturation, and Physical Performance

Conditioning

Injuries

Non-orthopaedic Health Concerns

Psychosocial Issues

Disease and the Young Athlete


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Pediatric sports medicine -- Encyclopedias.
Sports Medicine.
Adolescent.
Athletic Injuries.
Child.
Physical Education and Training.
Sports -- physiology.