Chapter 24. Mechanisms of Musculoskeletal Injury

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. R.F Zernicke and
  2. W.C. Whiting

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch24

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Zernicke, R.F. and Whiting, W.C. (2008) Mechanisms of Musculoskeletal Injury, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053926

Online ISBN: 9780470693797

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Keywords:

  • musculoskeletal injury;
  • morbidity costs;
  • force-related factors;
  • athletic activities;
  • injuries

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biomechanical Concepts

  • Mechanisms of Upper-Extremity Injuries in Athletes

  • Summary

  • References