Indice

  1. Sports therapy- who? what? when? where? why? and how?
  2. A history of sports medicine and sports therapy
  3. the role and importance of the sports therapist: pre-event, event and post-event
  4. hosting international olympic events: provinding host therapy services at major games
  5. pre-olympic team travel: logistical treatment considerations
  6. olympic event: logistical and treatment considerations
  7. the importance of communication: understanding the importance of the event to the athlete, coach and others
  8. considerations for working with progessional athletes versus nonprofessional amateur athletes during olympic events
  9. to compete or not to compete following injury during olympic events
  10. sports nutrition and therapy
  11. appendix: olympic sports medicine