Handbook Of Esports Medicine

Author: Lindsey Migliore
Editor: Springer Nature
ISBN: 3030736105
File Size: 75,48 MB
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Esports medicine is a subspecialty in its infancy: Research, resources, and guidelines are evolving rapidly as more is understood about this burgeoning patient population. This unique handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the basics of esports, play mechanics and terminology specifically targeted towards healthcare professionals previously unfamiliar with the subject matter. It conveys the essentials of an esports history and physical exam and acts as a step-by-step guide for treating video gamers and esports athletes. Furthermore, it guides providers through each and every major diagnosis related to gaming, with the specific mechanisms of the injury, relevant physical exam maneuvers, and treatments selected specifically for gaming, covering upper and lower extremity injuries, conditions of the neck and back, gaming ergonomics, and psychological, nutritional and cultural considerations. Timely and practical, Handbook of Esports Medicine is a valuable resource for primarily sports medicine, orthopedic, physical medical and rehabilitation, and pediatric physicians, as well as therapists, psychologists and trainers involved in competitive gaming.
Handbook of Esports Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Lindsey Migliore, Caitlin McGee, Melita N. Moore
Categories: Primary care (Medicine)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Esports medicine is a subspecialty in its infancy: Research, resources, and guidelines are evolving rapidly as more is understood about this burgeoning patient population. This unique handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the basics of esports, play mechanics and terminology specifically targeted towards healthcare professionals previously unfamiliar with the subject
Handbook of Esports Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Lindsey Migliore, Caitlin McGee, Melita N. Moore
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-25 - Publisher: Springer

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Handbook of Research on Pathways and Opportunities Into the Business of Esports
Language: en
Pages: 473
Authors: Andrews, Sharon, Crawford, Caroline M.
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-25 - Publisher: IGI Global

Esports have attracted considerable attention over the past few years and become an industry that is projected to continue to increase rapidly. Intersecting with the esports industry are organizations and businesses that develop and support the esports game experience. Included is the entrepreneurial spirit of gamers, who are interested in
Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 841
Authors: J. Murray Longmore, Murray Longmore
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Starting life in the early 1980s as handwritten notes to help the authors get through their junior doctor years, OHCM is the world's bestselling medical handbook. This 7th edition retains the much-loved essence of the original, but has been updated with new features and integrated colour illustrations, and remains the
Handbook of Research on Acquiring 21st Century Literacy Skills Through Game-Based Learning
Language: en
Pages: 958
Authors: Lane, Carol-Ann
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-07 - Publisher: IGI Global

Emerging technologies are becoming more prevalent in global classrooms. Traditional literacy pedagogies are shifting toward game-based pedagogy, addressing 21st century learners. Therefore, within this context there remains a need to study strategies to engage learners in meaning-making with some element of virtual design. Technology supports the universal design learning framework