Table of Contents

Functional techniques.
High-velocity, low-amplitude technique.
Counterstrain technique.
Muscle energy techniques.
Myofascial release.
Joint play.
Physical medicine modalities.
Massage and soft tissue manipulation.
Exercise principles.
Exercise prescription.
Stretching.
Core stabilization in the athlete.
Throwing program.
Physical examination: overview and essentials.
Head and neck.
The shoulder.
The elbow.
The wrist and hand.
Thoracic spine.
Lumbosacral spine.
Hip and pelvis.
The knee.
Foot and ankle.
Gait analysis.
Baseball.
Basketball.
Cycling.
Dance.
Football.
Golf.
Gymnastics.
Ice hockey.
Lacrosse.
Martial arts.
Rowing.
Running.
Soccer.
Volleyball.
The industrial athlete.
The disabled athlete.
The geriatric athlete.
The emergency room athlete.
The pediatric athlete.
The pregnant athlete.