Dr. Robert F. LaPrade, orthopedic knee surgeon and sports medicine specialist with The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado, will be published as an Associated Editor in the IOC Manual of Sports Injuries.
Created in collaboration with the Medical Commission of the International Olympic Committee, this new manual distills the latest advances in sports medicine into practical guidance on treating sports related injuries. It discusses and assesses the most common injuries and disorders sustained during sports and sports training, and features over 500 full-color illustrations, showing detailed views of anatomy, techniques, and procedures.
Dr. LaPrade offers his medical opinion on various sections within the book, and assisted with the writing regarding various injuries and treatments. This book is ideal for all those who treat sports injuries, and is a must-have tool for primary care physicians, ER physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
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