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New and Published Books

  1. Antioxidants in Sport Nutrition

    Edited by Manfred Lamprecht

    The use of antioxidants in sports is controversial due to existing evidence that they both support and hinder athletic performance. Antioxidants in Sport Nutrition covers antioxidant use in the athlete´s basic nutrition and discusses the controversies surrounding the usefulness of antioxidant...

    Published September 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Computational Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System

    Edited by Ming Zhang, Yubo Fan

    Computational biomechanics is an emerging research field that seeks to understand the complex biomechanical behaviors of normal and pathological human joints to come up with new methods of orthopedic treatment and rehabilitation. Computational Biomechanics of the Musculoskeletal System collects...

    Published September 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. The Physiological Basis of Metabolic Bone Disease

    Edited by Borje Edgar Christopher Nordin, Howard Arthur Morris, Paul Anderson

    Research into metabolic bone disease has made remarkable progress over the last 20 years, with the identification of numerous new molecules and pathways regulating bone cells as well as their plasma milieu. Their activities are largely regulated by the physiological status of the body incorporating...

    Published May 18th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Diet, Exercise, and Chronic Disease

    The Biological Basis of Prevention

    Edited by C. Murray Ardies

    Exercise and diet are key factors in the etiology and prevention of chronic disease. While most books on chronic disease have a decided clinical approach, Diet, Exercise, and Chronic Disease: The Biological Basis of Prevention brings together the latest cellular- and molecular-based research on the...

    Published April 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Sports Nutrition for Paralympic Athletes

    Edited by Elizabeth Broad

    Many sports nutrition professionals are challenged by their lack of knowledge of both the functional limitations and the required alterations to training of the athlete with an impairment. In cases where the impairment results in minimal differences in the physiological basis of exercise, sports...

    Published February 5th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Connective Tissue

    Histophysiology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology

    By Nikolay Petrovich Omelyanenko, Leonid Ilyich Slutsky, Sergey Pavlovich Mironov

    Connective tissue is a multicomponent, polyfunctional complex of cells and extracellular matrix that serves as a framework for all organs, combining to form a unified organism. It is a structure responsible for numerous vital functions such as tissue–organ integration, morphogenesis, homeostasis...

    Published December 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Lumbosacral and Pelvic Procedures

    Edited by Daniel H. Kim, MD

    Lumbosacral and Pelvic Procedures provides a comprehensive review of the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the lumbosacral and pelvic regions. The contributors discuss distinctive anatomy and radiographic patterns and emphasize minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of...

    Published December 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Sports Nutrition

    Enhancing Athletic Performance

    Edited by Bill Campbell

    With the constant flow of information related to sports nutrition coming from scholarly journals, it is difficult to sift through it all and determine what is relevant. Sports Nutrition: Enhancing Athletic Performance helps in this endeavor, with more than 1,000 references from top academic...

    Published November 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Resistance Training for the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Disease

    Edited by Joseph T. Ciccolo, William J. Kraemer

    Current evidence supports the use of resistance training as an independent method to prevent, treat, and potentially reverse the impact of numerous chronic diseases. With physical inactivity one of the top risk factors for global mortality, a variety of worldwide initiatives have been launched, and...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Advanced Materials for Joint Implants

    By Giuseppe Pezzotti

    Based on an interdisciplinary approach that directly bridges orthopedic concepts to surface science, this book details cutting-edge research in bioceramics science, physical chemistry, biomedical optics, and nanomechanics. The book cites some of the more conventional spectroscopic characterization...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Pan Stanford