Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2014, 551 S., 46 Abb, Previously published in hardcover, Springer Paris
This book creates a unique platform that covers main ankle pathologies specifically related with football. Experiences from professional players have been combined with evidence-based medical content from renowned experts in the field to present a comprehensive picture on ankle injuries in football. Worldwide, ankle injuries present a high burden for sports medicine physicians, physiotherapists, players and coaches in and around the football pitch. This book contains updated content for both medical and nonmedical individuals involved with football.
From the book reviews:
“This is a wonderfully focused book dedicated to ankle injuries in the sport of football (soccer). … The intended audience is a wide range of professionals connected to soccer, including orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine physicians, team physicians, physiotherapists, general practitioners, club managers, players, and coaches. … the most important readership will be the clinical professionals who care for these athletes.” (Mark R. Hutchinson, Doody’s Book Reviews, August, 2014)
Covers all main ankle pathologies, specifically related to football
With contributions by international experts
Provides experiences from professional players