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Dance Technique and Injury Prevention

3rd Edition

By Justin Howse, Shirley Hancock


224 pages

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pub: 2000-09-20
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Dance Technique and Injury Prevention has established itself as the key reference for everyone involved in dance injury and treatment, physical therapy, and dance instruction.


"This unique and most valuable book provides an exemplary account of how the care of dancers should be pursued and can be strongly recommended to every dance teacher and therapist." -- Dancing Times

"By the surgeon considered the best injury man in Britain. His physiotherapist Shirley Hancock is equally renowned--Essential reading for any serious dancer." -- City Limits

About the Authors

Justin Howse is Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon to the Royal Ballet Schools, the Royal Academy of Dancing, the English National Ballet Company and School, and the RDC Physiotherapy Clinic, London. He is also Chairman of the British Association of Performing Arts Medicine.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / General