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Musculoskeletal Injuries in Military Women

Title:
Musculoskeletal Injuries in Military Women
Format:
Paperback
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GPO Stock Number:
008-023-00144-8
ISBN:
9780160897047
Description

Borden Institute Monograph Series. Edited by Paul J. Dougherty. 

This text discusses the most common musculoskeletal injuries in military women. Prevention and management of these injuries are very important to sustain the fighting force and maintain military readiness. Information about the incidence, risk factors, prevention, diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of common musculoskeletal overuse and traumatic injuries sustained by women in the military is included.

Sections topics cover an overview of musculoskeletal injuries in military women; common lower extremity overuse injuries; common traumatic injuries; an overview of general injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation techniques; and specific injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation techniques in the military.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Foreword v

Acknowledgment vii

Introduction 1

Epidemiology 3

Overview of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Military Women 3

Common Lower Extremity Overuse Injuries in Military Women 5

Bone 5

Tendon 6

Common Traumatic Injuries in Military Women 22

Prevention, Treatment, and Rehabilitation 37

Overview of General Injury Prevention, Treatment, and

Rehabilitation Techniques in the Military 37

Extrinsic Risk Factors 37

Intrinsic Risk Factors 37

General Prevention Strategies 38

Running Shoes 39

Multiple Intervention Programs 41

General Treatment and Rehabilitation Strategies 44

Audience

Anyone involved in a military medical profession who treats military members for musculoskeletal injuries, especially in women, would find this publication essential, as well as women in the military who wish to learn more about how to prevent and treat musculoskeletal injuries.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$4.00
International Price:
$5.60
Publisher:
Defense Dept., Army, Borden Institute
Author:
  • Dougherty, Paul J.
Year/Pages:
2011: 119 p.; ill.
Key Phrases:
  • Borden Institute Monograph Series
  • Women Soldiers
  • Injuries
  • Womens Health
  • Military Medicine
  • Medicine
Weight:
0.5625
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Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
11/07/2011
Last Status Update:
01/12/2017
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