Academic News, Books, Fitness News

Running Mechanics and Gait Analysis online course

Referencing over 250 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts, Running Mechanics and Gait Analysis supplies professionals with an array of clinical applications and readers will come away with an understanding of ways to build on standard practice while gaining a new appreciation for the performance benefits that gait analysis can provide.

This online continuing education course includes the Running Mechanics and Gait Analysis eBook, access to online video and an exam containing questions based on the content from the e-book.

Price: £55.99 I €72.80

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Academic News, Fitness News, News

Paralysed man walks again after cell transplant

_78391832_darek-parallelbars-oct2014A paralysed man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord.

Bulgarian fireman Darek Fidyka was left paralysed from the chest down after his spinal cord was severed when he was stabbed repeatedly in the back in a street attack in 2010.

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Diagnosis and treatment of head-related injuries

The Handbook of Neurological Sports Medicine presents techniques for diagnosis and treatment of head-related injuries to enable medical professionals to provide the best care possible.

A strong focus is placed on concussion owing to the serious risks related to this common injury and the book outlines how to recognise, assess and treat concussions, enabling practitioners to treat athletes exhibiting signs of this dangerous condition.

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Academic News, Events

Join us at BASES Annual Conference

BASES 2014St. George’s Park,
Burton-Upon-Trent
25th to 26th November, 2014

BASES Conference 2014 will deliver world-leading content to hundreds of delegates from the sport and exercise science community.

The venue is the Football Association’s impressive new, state-of-the-art talent development centre.

Human Kinetics will have a stand at this event where you can inspect many of the latest releases from Human Kinetics and discuss your requirements with our staff.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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Academic News, Fitness News, PE News

New face at HK Europe

Jackie SmallMeet Jackie Sheldon, Human Kinetics’ newly appointed Strategic Development
Manager.

Jackie’s role is to help sports, health and fitness organisations make the right choices from our range of over 2950 highly respected resources.

Alternatively she will help create the one perfect resource that’s tailor-made to suit individual requirements.

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