Table of contents for The young athlete / edited by Helge Hebestreit and Oded Bar-Or.

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	List of contributors, 00
	Foreword by the IOC, 00
	Preface, 00
Part 1: Growth, Maturation and Physical Performance
1 	Growth and biological maturation, relevance to athletic performance
2 	Development of muscle strength during childhood
3 	Development of anaerobic power and local muscular endurance
4 	Cardiorespiratory and metabolic responses during exercise: maturation and growth
5 	Scaling for size: relevance to understanding effects of growth on performance
Part 2: Training: Principles, Trainability, and Consequences
6 	Trainability of muscle strength, power and endurance during childhood
7 	Endurance trainability of children and youth
8 	Skill trainability and acquisition
9 	The role of physical activity during growth on bone health
10 	Physical activity in early years: health implications for the future
Part 3: Injuries: Epidemiology, Prevention, Treatment, and Rehabilitation
11	Epidemiology of pediatric sports-related injuries
12 	Overuse injuries in the young athlete
13 	Protective equipment
14 	Rehabilitation of children following sport and activity related injuries
Part 4: Non-orthopedic Health Concerns
15 	The preparticipation physical examination
16 	Nutrition for the school aged child athlete
17 	Eating disorders in the young athlete
18 	Delayed puberty in girls and primary and secondary ammenorrhea
19 	Cardiovascular concerns in the young athlete
20 	Physiological and health aspects of exercise in hot and cold climates
21 	Doping and ergogenic aids
Part 5: Psychosocial Issues
22 	Personal development through sports
23 	Self-esteem and perception of competence in youth sports: theory, research, and enhancement 
24 	Emotional stress and anxiety in the child and adolescent athlete
Part 6: Disease and the Young Athlete
25 	Infections and immune diseases
26 	Asthma and sports
27 	Juvenile diabetes and sports
28 	The young athlete with a motor disability
29 	The young athlete with a mental disability
Part 7: Methodology
30 	Measuring body composition
31 	Monitoring of growth and maturation
32 	Testing aerobic power, capacity, and performance
33 	Testing anaerobic performance
34 	Longitudinal studies during growth and training: importance and principles
	Index, 00

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Pediatric sports medicine -- Encyclopedias.
Sports Medicine.
Athletic Injuries.
Physical Education and Training.
Sports -- physiology.