Chapter 26. Sport-Related Spinal Injuries and Their Prevention

  1. Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky
  1. G.-P. Brüggemann

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch26

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention

How to Cite

Brüggemann, G.-P. (2000) Sport-Related Spinal Injuries and Their Prevention, in Biomechanics in Sport: Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention (ed V. M. Zatsiorsky), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693797.ch26

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:

  • spinal injuries;
  • sport;
  • physical loading;
  • lumbar spine;
  • athletes

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanical Loading and Tissue Response

  • Sport-Related Spine Injuries and Damaged Biological Structures

  • Mechanical Load and Injury Mechanisms

  • Prevention of Spinal Injuries

  • Summary

  • References