Medicine » Orthopedics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Sport and Exercise Science

Edited by Matjaz Merc, ISBN 978-953-51-3795-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3794-8, 124 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published February 07, 2018 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69756
Edited Volume

Professional and semiprofessional sports as well as excessive amateur exercise inevitably lead to some degree of musculoskeletal injury once in a sportsman's career. Some injuries are represented as chronic injuries, which can result in irreversible long-term tissue changes and deformities. The subject of this book is to represent the up-to-date knowledge about etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, management, and prevention of chronic injuries or sport-related long-term changes in locomotor system.