Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorDavid H.MorseMS, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media
edited by William E. Garrett, Jr, Donald T. Kirkendall, and Deborah L. Squire, 704 pp, with illus, $145, ISBN 0-7817-2956-4, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000.
Principles and Practice of Primary Care Sports Medicine is a new textbook that covers a wide range of topics related to the title subject. The editors have gathered an impressive group of authors with specific expertise on the chapters that they contribute.
Included as major topics are sports medicine imaging, special populations (such as the adolescent and female athlete), psychosocial aspects of sports medicine, and general medical problems. There is also a multichapter section on overuse and trauma.
Sports MedicinePrinciples and Practice of Primary Care Sports Medicine. JAMA. 2001;286(10):1237. doi:10.1001/jama.286.10.1237