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Title The Athletic female / American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine ; Arthur J. Pearl, editor
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics Publishers, [1993]


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 MELB  613.711 Pea/Afa  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 312 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 12. Nutritional Problems and Training Intensity, Activity Level, and Athletic Performance / Nancy Clark -- Ch. 13. Strength Training and the Athletic Female / Terry R. Malone and Barbara Sanders -- Ch. 14. Conditioning the Aging Female / Gregory A. Peters -- Ch. 15. Off-Season Conditioning / John W. Uribe and Meri J. Miller -- Ch. 16. Sport-Specific Training / Barbara Hoogenboom -- Ch. 17. Muscle Imbalances in the Athletic Female / Shirley A. Sahrmann -- Ch. 18. Incidence and Pattern of Injury in Female Cadets at West Point Military Academy / John T. McBride, William C. Meade, III and Jack B. Ryan -- Ch. 19. Upper Extremity Injuries / Letha Y. Griffin -- Ch. 20. Dance, Gymnastics, and Skating Injuries in Athletic Females / Carol C. Teitz -- Ch. 21. Lower Extremity Injuries / Jerome V. Ciullo
Ch. 1. A 20-Year Perspective: What Has Changed? / Judy Mahle Lutter -- Ch. 2. Problems Facing the Athletic Female / Mary Lloyd Ireland -- Ch. 3. Psychological, Sociological, and Cultural Issues Concerning the Athletic Female / Diane L. Gill -- Ch. 4. Osteoporosis in the Athletic Female: Amenorrhea and Amenorrheic Osteoporosis / Elizabeth A. Arendt -- Ch. 5. Diet and Menstrual Status as Determinants of Injury Risk for the Athletic Female / Tom Lloyd -- Ch. 6. Exercise and Pregnancy / Judy Mahle Lutter and Valerie Lee -- Ch. 7. Oral Contraceptives and the Athletic Female / Pat J. Kulpa -- Ch. 8. Issues Specific to the Preadolescent and Adolescent Athletic Female / Deborah L. Squire -- Ch. 9. Substance Abuse by the Athletic Female / Herbert A. Haupt -- Ch. 10. Eating Disorders Among Athletic Females / Nancy Clark -- Ch. 11. Gender Differences in Circulorespiratory and Metabolic Variables Related to Endurance Performance / Ben R. Londeree
Summary Discusses medical, physiological, and behavioral issues for athletic females in papers from the AOSSM'S April 1991 conference
Analysis Sports Physical fitness
Drug abuse
Eating disorder
Sex factor
Notes Papers from the AOSSM's April 1991 conference
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Women athletes -- Health and hygiene -- Congresses.
Women athletes -- Health and hygiene.
Athletic Injuries -- prevention & control.
Women's Health.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Pearl, Arthur J., 1930-
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
LC no. 92027038
ISBN 0873224108