Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise

Quick Reference

By Clare Milner

© 2009 – Routledge

144 pages

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About the Book

Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise is a quick reference guide to human musculoskeletal anatomy in its moving, active context.

An accessible format makes it easy for students to locate clear, concise explanations and descriptions of anatomical structures, human movement terms and key concepts. Covering all major anatomical areas, the book includes:

  • an A-to-Z guide to anatomical terms and concepts.
  • clear and detailed anatomical illustrations
  • cross-referenced entries throughout
  • highlighted key terms
  • ‘hot topics’ discussed in more detail
  • full references and a list of suggested further reading.

Functional Anatomy for Sport and Exercise is a must-have supplement for undergraduates in applied anatomy, functional anatomy, kinesiology, physical education, strength and conditioning, biomechanics and related areas.

Clare Milner is Assistant Professor in Biomechanics at the University of Tennessee, USA

About the Author

Clare E Milner is Assistant Professor of Biomechanics at the Department of Exercise, Sport and Leisure Studies, University of Tennessee, USA. Her teaching on the Exercise Science Graduate Program is in the Biomechanics of Orthopaedic Rehabilitation and Applied Anatomy. Her research focuses on the rehabilitation of the knee in athletes and casual runners, following surgery.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED005000
MEDICAL / Anatomy
SPO000000
SPORTS & RECREATION / General