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Sports medicine for specific ages and abilities.
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  1. Peter Brukner, Associate Professor of Sports Medicine
  1. Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, University of Melbourne, Australia p.brukner@unimelb.edu.au

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    Eds Nicola Maffulli, Kai Ming Chan, Rose Macdonald, Robert M Malina, Anthony W Parker. (Pp 471; £49.95.) Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 2001. ISBN 0-443-06128-9.

    I was excited when I saw this book as the five authors are all well known to me as prominent in their respective fields. Nicola Maffulli of Stoke on Trent via Aberdeen and Hong Kong is an orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in children's injuries, Kai Ming Chan from Hong Kong is a widely published orthopaedic surgeon, Rose McDonald has been prominent in sports physiotherapy in the United Kingdom for many years, Bob Malina from Michigan State University is one of the foremost experts in children's growth, and Tony Parker has been a leading FIMS official for many years.

    Their stated aim is “to address in one volume the …

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