1st Edition

Sport and Exercise Medicine An Essential Guide

Edited By David Eastwood, Dane Vishnubala Copyright 2023
    317 Pages 21 Color & 32 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    317 Pages 21 Color & 32 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    317 Pages 21 Color & 32 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    The complete guide for all candidates studying and working in the field of sport and exercise medicine, including higher specialist training and post graduate examinations. This revision guide covers all key elements of the UK National Curriculum in Sport and Exercise Medicine. Key features to facilitate learning include:

    • A pictorial summary at the start of each chapter
    • ‘Clinical consideration’ sections that show how knowledge can be applied to working clinical practice
    • MCQ questions for each chapter, including answers

    MFSEM examination candidates, MSc students in sport and exercise medicine, sport and exercise medicine specialist trainee doctors, physiotherapists and general practitioners with an extended role in musculoskeletal or sport and exercise medicine will all benefit from this new text.



    About the Editors

    List of Contributors

    1. Basic Science

    David Eastwood, Mark Williams, Nick Grantham, John Noonan and David Salman

    2. Gait and Biomechanics

    Thomas Leggett and Luke Taylor


    Steffan Griffin, Roshan Gunasekera, David Eastwood and Dane Vishnubala

    3. Shoulder and Elbow

    Victoria Campbell and Simon Boyle

    4. Hand and Wrist

    Natalie Cheyne and Ian Gatt

    5. Foot and Ankle

    Raymond Leung, Suzy Speirs, Andrew Howse and Peter Rosenfeld

    6. Knee and Hip

    Sean Carmody, James Noake and Jonathan Power

    7. Spine

    Steven Whatmough, K Pumi Senaratne and Craig Zalecki

    8. Paediatric Sport and Exercise Medicine

    David Whittaker, Jude McDowell and Kush Joshi

    9. Rehabilitation and Disability Sport

    David Eastwood and Pippa Bennett

    10. Elite Sport

    Rishi Dhand, Sarah Hattee and Jonathan Power

    11. Cardiology

    Amit Verma and Robert Cooper

    12. Respiratory

    Daniel Fitzpatrick, David Eastwood and James Hull

    13. Endocrinology

    Anoop Raghavan, Rebecca Robinson and Nicky Keay

    14. Rheumatology

    Anthony Hoban and Gui Tran

    15. Clinical Pharmacology

    Luke McMenamin and Patrick Tung

    16. Emergency Medicine

    Michael Cooke, Anita Vishnubala and Patrick O’Halloran

    17. Primary Care

    Emma Jane Lunan and Andrew Duncan Murray

    18. Physical Activity

    Ashley Ridout, Hamish Reid, Justin Varney, Andy Pringle, Camilla Nykjaer, Katie Marino and Dane Vishnubala

    19. Population and Public Health

    Linda Evans, Hamish Reid, Justin Varney, Andy Pringle, David Eastwood and Dane Vishnubala

    20. Psychosocial Aspects of Sport and Exercise Medicine

    James W. Burger and Allan Johnston

    21. Radiology

    James Hamilton, Dane Vishnubala, Brook Adams, Richard Collins and Carles Pedret



    Dr David Eastwood. MBBS MSc (SEM) MFSEM (UK) MRCGP DipMSKMed. David is a doctor currently working in general practice, musculoskeletal medicine and professional sport. He is a director of Medisense Medical Education and a visiting lecturer at Leeds University.

    Dr Dane Vishnubala. MBBS MRCGP PGCME MSc (SEM) DipSEM (UK) FFSEM FHEA. Dane is a Consultant physician in Sport and Exercise and the vice chair of Education for the British association of sport and exercise medicine (BASEM). He is currently the clinical lead of the MSc in Sport and Exercise Medicine at the University of Leeds and the training programme Director for SEM higher specialist training in Yorkshire and Humber. Clinically, Dane works for the military, NHS, YSM Clinic and in professional sport.